Cowboy-Hatted Suspect Sought In Waterford Township Bank Robbery [PHOTO]

WATERFORD TWP. (WWJ) – Police are looking for help from the public to identify a cowboy hat-sporting suspect wanted in connection with a Citizens Bank robbery.

The crime happened at around 10:45 a.m. Thursday at the branch at 7670 Highland Road in Waterford Township.

Police say the white male suspect entered the bank, announced a robbery to the teller and demanded money. The teller complied, and the suspect fled the bank — eastbound on Highland Road in an older model, white, standard cab pickup truck —with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The robber — captured on security video — is described as 6 feet tall and 180 lbs. with a beard. He was wearing a cowboy hat, white shirt, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.

No one was hurt.

Anyone who may know this man or who has any information that could help investigators solve this case is asked to call  Waterford Police Detective Zoltowski at 248-618-6126, or to remain anonymous call the Tip Line at 248-674-COPS. Tips may also be sent by email to


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