Police Chief Domenic DiMella reported that the Saugus Police Department is investigating an alleged bank robbery on Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 27. Police responded to North Shore Bank at the intersection of Broadway (Rte. 1) and the Lynn Fells Parkway at 5:30 p.m. Reportedly, a man had passed a note to a teller and fled on foot down Lynn Fells Parkway toward the Target store with an undisclosed quantity of cash.
The suspect, seen in surveillance footage, is a white man in his early to mid-20s who is approximately 5’7” or 5’8” and weighs 160-170 lbs.; he had facial hair and wore dark clothing. During the incident he did not show a weapon.
This incident is under investigating by the Saugus Police Department. If anyone saw a man matching the suspect’s description or noticed suspicious activity near the bank on Tuesday, they are asked to contact Saugus Police at 781-233-1740.