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UPDATE: Mercer County Sheriff's Deputies search for bank robbery suspect

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City National Bank in East River Plaza in Mercer County was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon. City National Bank in East River Plaza in Mercer County was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.

 A bank robbery happened at City National Bank at East River Plaza on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at around 1:30 p.m.  According to Mercer County Sheriff Don Meadows, investigators believe the suspect came through the woods to get to the bank.  Deputies said that he showed the teller a semi-automatic handgun and demanded money, which he put into a backpack and ran off.

The Mercer County Sheriff's Deputies said that the suspect left the bank and jumped a guard rail back into the woods.  The suspect is a man who was wearing a black ski-mask, green hooded sweatshirt and camouflage pants.  Deputies were still searching for the suspect at around 4 p.m.  The Sheriff said that the suspect may have had a car waiting in a nearby residential neighborhood. 

If you have any information on the suspect contact the Mercer County Sheriff's Office at 304-487-8364.