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Man wearing dress, sun hat wanted in Woonsocket bank robbery

Blackstone Valley

(Courtesy of Woonsocket Police)

WOONSOCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are scratching their heads as they ask for the public’s help identifying a man who wore a dress while robbing a bank Wednesday.

According to police, the man walked into the Santander Bank in Woonsocket wearing a pink dress, a floppy sun hat and sunglasses.

Police said the suspect fled the scene via bicycle.

Anyone with information on the suspect should contact Sgt. Kevin Sanford at (401) 767-8870 or

We are looking for assistance in identifying the male depicted in these photos. He is the suspect in the robbery of…

Posted by Woonsocket Police Department on Wednesday, July 24, 2019

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