Cornwall ON – Reports are flying in about the TD Bank in Cornwall Square being held up earlier today. If you have any news, photos, or video email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 613 361 1755.
We will be updating this story as info arrives!
Calls to the branch go straight to a voicemail advising that the branch is temporarily closed.
UPDATE – The Bank was held up by one assailant at 1:25 PM EST. No injuries have been reported. The Mall is open, but the bank will be closed temporarily as police conduct their investigation.
UPDATE FROM THE CORNWALL POLICE
The Cornwall Community Police Service is investigating a bank robbery that occurred on March 2nd, 2011 at approximately 01:25 p.m. at the TD Canada Trust branch located at the Cornwall Square. The bank was robbed by a lone male. The suspect is described as a white male, mid 30’s, approximately 6’ tall. He has a tattoo on the right side of his neck. He was wearing dark clothing, bomber style jacket with a black ballcap. It is reported that the male entered the bank displayed a note and believed to be travelling on foot.
The Cornwall Community Police Service is requesting the assistance of the public. If you have any information regarding this robbery, please contact the Service by dialing (613) 933-5000, ext. 2446.
We just heard from Ms Kelly Hechler, spokesperson for TD Canada Trust:
We’re glad that no one was hurt in the incident and we’re working with Cornwall Police to help with the investigation.