UPDATE: Authorities looking for Postville bank robbery suspect
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POSTVILLE (KWWL) -
The Postville Police Department and Allamakee County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man they say robbed a Postville bank Friday morning.
The sheriff's office says they received a report of a bank robbery at the Freedom Bank at 135 Tilden Street at around 8:27 a.m. Friday.
Deputies say a man wearing a brown hoodie and sunglasses walked in through the back door of the bank, forced a teller to the ground and took an undisclosed amount of money. He then left through the back door and ran east in an alley.
The suspect is described as a man with medium complexion, 5'6" to 5'9", 160 to 170 pounds.
If you have any information regarding this incident, contact the Allamakee County Sheriff's Office at 563-568-4521.
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