Wichita police search for suspect in armed robbery at Fidelity Bank

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Wichita police are asking for the community's help in catching a man who held up a local bank on Wednesday.

The robbery happened just before 3:30 p.m. at the Fidelity Bank branch at 1306 North Woodlawn. Officer Charley Davidson said the man entered the bank, pointed a handgun at three employees and demanded money. 

No one was hurt.

The suspect then sprayed pepper spray at the three employees before he fled in a black four-door Volkswagen CC.

Officer Davidson described the suspect as a black man standing about 5-foot-10 and weighing 200 pounds. He wore a black hat, a dark sport coat and sunglasses. 

Anyone with information is asked to call WPD detectives at (316) 268-4407 or Crime Stoppers at (316) 267-2111.

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