Hamilton Police investigate armed bank robbery

Hamilton Police are investigating an armed bank robbery in the city’s east end Wednesday.Police say it happened at the CIBC branch at 393 Barton St., near Millen Rd. around 2:45 p.m.The person walked into the bank, approached the counter with a handgun and demanded the teller fill up a paper bag with money.The teller complied and the man left the bank and took off in a waiting vehicle.Police have released a security camera picture.Anyone with information is asked to call police at 905-546-3849 or 905-546-2991.To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your tip online. read more