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U.S. Bank robbed in Portage


PORTAGE (WKOW) -- Police are looking for a woman they say robbed a bank Wednesday afternoon.

Officers were called to the U.S. Bank on W. Wisconsin St. around 12:45 p.m. Investigators say the suspect handed the teller a note indicating she had a gun and to give her money. After getting the money, she fled the bank on foot.

Police say the suspect is described as a female, about 5'4'' tall. She was wearing sunglasses and a black hooded jacket.

Anyone with information on the suspect should call the Portage Police Department at 742-2174 or 742-2171 (after 5:00 p.m.).

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