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NIAGARA FALLS – Niagara Falls detectives are searching for a man who robbed the First Niagara Bank branch at 805 Main St. just before 1 p.m. today.

The bandit, who handed a threatening note to a teller but displayed no gun, fled on foot with a large amount of cash, northbound on Main Street.

He was described as a black man, in his late teens or early 20s, 5-foot-10 to 6 feet tall, wearing a white, long-sleeve button-down shirt, khaki pants, mirrored sunglasses, white socks, brown sandals and a tan cap.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Niagara Falls Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Bureau at 286-4553.