(THUNDER BAY, ON) – POLICE PRESENCE AT COPPERFIN CREDIT UNION THIS MORNING.
Thunder Bay Police Officers working hard as usual.
Sources indicate that Thunder Bay Police were called to the Copperfin Credit Union this morning regarding a serious incident. TBPS Officers responded quickly to the branch located at 318 Syndicate Avenue South.
Police and staff are inside the building. Some staff appear to be at their computers, working as normal while police investigate. Forensics unit is on location as well.
The Thunder Bay Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect connected to the robbery of credit union.
Officers were dispatched to the Copperfin Credit Union at 318 Syndicate Avenue South on Friday, April 12 for a robbery that had occurred at about 9:45 a.m.
Police learned a male had entered the credit union and demanded money from a teller. The accused fled from the credit union in a northbound direction with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The accused wore a black high visibility construction jacket with green stripes, black pants, work boots and black gloves at the time of the robbery.
If you have any information that could help investigators identify this person, please call police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.p3tips.com.
The credit union remains closed temporarily.
Thanks to various sources for tips and pictures.