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Police searching for bank bandit operating in east Las Vegas

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Surveillance stills from a bank robbery in the area of Flamingo and Pecos roads on Jan. 29, 2014. (Source: LVMPD) Surveillance stills from a bank robbery in the area of Flamingo and Pecos roads on Jan. 29, 2014. (Source: LVMPD)
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Metro police are looking for the man responsible for robbing two banks in the same area this month.

Police said the first robbery occurred on Jan. 21 about 11 a.m. in the area of Flamingo and Pecos roads. The second robbery occurred on Jan. 29 about 12:25 p.m. near the same intersection.

Police said that in both instances, the man approached a teller and handed a note over demanding money. Once he received cash, he fled.

The man is described as white, between 45 and 60 years old, about 5'7" tall with a medium build and brown hair. In the last robbery, he was wearing a blue cap, gray long-sleeve shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is urged to call Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555. You may also leave information online at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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