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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police are investigating a bank robbery in Alexandria, Va.

Officials say the Virginia Commerce Bank, located at 5140 Duke Street, was robbed on Friday, Dec. 13, around 10:41 a.m.

The suspect handed the teller a note that implied he had a weapon and demanded money, police say. The teller handed him an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspect fled the bank.

The suspect is described as a black male, standing 5 feet 5 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a thin to average build. He was last seen wearing a black mask and construction attire (a neon yellow jacket and a white hard hat with the word "joy" on the front.

Anyone with information about the robbery or who recognizes the suspect in the surveillance photos is asked to call Detective Amy Santiago at 703-746-6289. Detectives would like to remind witnesses that they can remain anonymous.

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