SIMSBURY, Conn. (WTNH) – Simsbury police are investigating an attempted robbery at the Webster Bank on Hopmeadow Street.
According to the police, the male suspect showed a note to bank employees demanding money on Friday morning at 11:05 a.m. Police said the suspect then left the bank and was not given any money.
The suspect did not threaten to use any weapons during the attempted robbery, according to police.
The suspect was described as a black male wearing blue jeans, a gray sweatshirt and a black balaclava that partially covered his face. Police said the suspect was described as being 6 ft tall.
A different Webster Bank was robbed at 74 North Main Street in West Hartford at 10:45 a.m., according to the police.
Simsbury police said they have not made any connections between their case and the bank robbery in West Hartford, but the two departments are investigating.
The Simsbury Police Department is asking anyone with information on the incident to contact Detective Lauren Devin at 860-658-3142.