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12/02/05

Police Search For Diamondhead Bank Robbers

The Hancock County Sheriff's Department along with the FBI are looking for the men who held-up a bank employee and robbed the People's Bank in Diamondhead Friday morning.

Authorities say the robbery happened at around 7:15 a.m., before the bank opened. Investigators say two men, possibly three, approached a bank employee as she was about to enter the building. They demanded she take them in and give them cash.

Officials say the men were wearing ski masks and displayed a knife. They left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

The FBI is in the process of coming up with a description of the suspects. If you noticed anything suspicious at all about the bank or have any information that could help investigators, please contact the FBI at (228) 864-6131.

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