The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

July 11, 2013

Man dressed as woman robs bank in Richland Township


JOHNSTOWN — Police in Richland Township are searching for a man who dressed as a woman and robbed the First National Bank at 1458 Scalp Ave. this afternoon.

The man, who was between 6 feet and 6 feet, 3 inches tall, was wearing a red wig and a black dress and carried a black handbag, police said. He handed a note to a teller demanding money and, once he received it, left the bank. Police did not say if he fled on foot or via a vehicle.

No further information is available at this time. will follow this developing story throughout the day. See Friday’s Tribune-Democrat for additional information.

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