Police seek person who robbed bank in downtown Reading

Holdup happened at M&T Bank shortly after 4 p.m.

READING, Pa. - Police are trying to track the trail of the man who robbed a bank in downtown Reading.

The holdup happened shortly after 4 p.m. Friday at the M&T Bank at 50 North Fifth Street, between Court and Washington streets.

Police told 69 News that the robber approached a teller and verbally demanded money. He got cash and ran off, last seen heading west on Washington Street from North Fifth.

Police later identified the suspect as Jarvis Gulley, and have issued a warrant for his arrest on robbery and related charges.

Anyone with information about Gulley's whereabouts or the holdup can contact Crime Alert Berks County via anonymous text to 847411, starting the message with keyword alertberks, or by calling 877-373-9913.

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