CRANSTON, R.I. — Cranston Police are looking for a man who robbed a city bank on Thursday morning.

Police Chief Michael Winquist said in a statement that officers are investigating after the Oaklawn Avenue Citizens Bank was robbed at around 10:42 a.m. Thursday.

According to police, the lone suspect walked up to the bank's front entrance from the south side of the parking area near a bike path.

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He then entered the bank, approached a teller and demanded cash.

The suspect left the bank with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency, and was last seen walking back towards the bike path in a southerly direction.

No weapon was seen or shown, and no one was injured in the incident.

The suspect is a white man who was wearing a camouflage mask and a black and grey baseball cap with the Chevrolet logo.

He was also wearing a black and grey Nike-branded pullover, dark pants, and red sneakers.

Police said he is around 5' 7" to 5' 9" tall and appears to have a thin build.

He also has a chest tattoo of what seem to be rosary beads near his neckline.

Anyone with information on the bank robbery or the suspect is asked to contact Detective Paul Bessette at 401-477-5096 or

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