Police searching for suspect in attempted robbery of Cicero bank

CICERO, Ill. (WLS) -- Police in west suburban Cicero are searching for a man who attempted to rob a bank Thursday morning.

The man tried robbing the Bank of America branch at 2337 South Cicero at around 10 a.m., according to a spokesman for the Town of Cicero.

The attempted robber did not display a weapon or imply he had one, but did give the cashier a threatening note, the spokesman said.

The man fled the bank without taking any money from the clerk, who notified police immediately.


Surveillance images of a suspect in an attempted bank robbery in Cicero.

Police have released surveillance images of the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call the Cicero Police Department at 708-652-2130 or the FBI at 312-421-6700.
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