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A heavy-set man wearing a Boston Red Sox baseball cap who robbed the Bank of America branch at 5529 Main Street in Amherst was being sought Thursday by Amherst police detectives.

The suspect, described by bank workers as a white man with a goatee between 30 and 35 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and wearing about 200 pounds, handed a teller a note about 1:15 p.m. and made off with an undetermined amount of money. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the Amherst Police detective bureau at 689-1341.