Laurel police searching for bank robbery suspect

Laurel Police are looking for a man who robbed Citizens National Bank in Laurel this afternoon.

It happened about 3:20 p.m. when a white male entered the bank and handed the teller a note suggesting he had a gun. He requested the teller fill up a money bag for him. Police say no one saw a gun.

The robber escaped with an undetermined amount of money and fled the bank on foot.

He is describes as being in his late 40s, 5 feet 5 inches tall, and weighing about 150-180 pounds.

He was wearing a navy blue cap with the word "confederate" written on it. He was wearing blue jeans and a t-shirt.