SPOKANE, Wash. -- A man wearing a straw-hat robbed a Banner Bank in Northeast Spokane on Thursday afternoon. The suspect escaped before police arrived on scene.

The suspect robbed the Banner Bank inside the Safeway store on Market around 12:30 p.m .

Tellers told police that the suspect wore a straw-hat and sunglasses. He did not have a weapon according to witnesses. The tellers said that the suspect handed them a note. He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash according to police.

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