Taunton Police search for armed bank robber

By: Melissa Randall

Police in Taunton are trying to track down an armed robber who fired a gun near bank tellers on Christmas Eve. In a surveillance photo a masked robber can be seen carrying a shot barreled rifle. It happened at the first Citizen’s Federal Credit Union on Winthrop St.

According to investigators, during the robbery the suspect fired a round into the wall and then took off with the cash. The robber is described as being 5 foot 4.

Anyone with information should call police.

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