A suspect is in custody in the robbery of a credit union in Reading, police said.

The holdup happened shortly after 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Riverfront Federal Credit Union at 430 S. 4th St.

A man handed a teller a note demanding money and then took off with cash, police said.

The suspect, identified as Alhaji Sarr-Daffee, was later apprehended at South 5th and Chestnut streets, but not before he pushed an officer, police said.