Pittsfield bank hit by armed robber, police seek information

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PITTSFIELD — An armed robbery occurred at NBT Bank on Merrill Road on Wednesday, prompting a swift response from local authorities.

At approximately 5 p.m., the Pittsfield Police Department responded to the scene after a male suspect brandishing a firearm demanded cash from bank personnel.

He successfully fled with an undisclosed sum of money and has not been apprehended.

The individual in question is described as a white male, but further details regarding his identity remain unknown.

The police have reported no injuries in connection with the robbery.

Investigators are actively seeking information from the public.

Witnesses or anyone with knowledge of any suspicious activities near the bank around the time of the robbery are encouraged to come forward.

Detective Goodrich is the point of contact for tips at 413-448-9700 x554.

The Detective Bureau Tip Line is also available at 413-448-9706 for anonymous information.

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