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Man robs bank, leaves in taxi

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Updated: March 10, 2013 6:29AM

The FBI and Aurora police are investigating a bank robbery Thursday afternoon in downtown Aurora.

Around 12:10 p.m., a man walked into Banco Popular, 2 S. Broadway, and handed a note demanding money to a teller. After securing an unknown amount of cash, the man left on foot and entered a waiting taxi.

The cab was last seen heading south on Broadway.

The suspect is a white male in his 30s, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 190 pounds, with brown hair and eyes, and a goatee. He was wearing a red hat and blue jacket.

No one was injured in the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI at 312-421-6700 or Aurora Police Investigators at 630-256-5500.

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