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Police search for suspect in Collins Community Credit Union robbery

Those with tips asked to call CrimeStoppers

Cedar Rapids squad cars. (file photo)
Cedar Rapids squad cars. (file photo)

CEDAR RAPIDS — Police are searching for a man they say robbed Collins Community Credit Union inside the Wilson Avenue Hy-Vee store, 20 Wilson Ave. SW, around 6 p.m. Saturday.

According to a news release from the Cedar Rapids Police Department, the suspect is a man in his late 30s with stubble for facial hair. Police say he gave the teller a note that stated he had a gun and demanded money, although no gun was displayed. He is described as wearing a red ball cap; gray bandanna; black, short-sleeve, button-up shirt; and jeans.

Anyone with information about the crime or the suspect is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (319) 358-8477.

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