Police seek man dressed as woman who robbed Berwick bank

Posted Sept. 21, 2012, at 7:03 p.m.

BERWICK, Maine — Police are looking for a man dressed as a woman who robbed a bank in Berwick, Maine.

Authorities say the Kennebunk Savings Bank was robbed at noon on Friday.

The robber is described as having long brown hair and wearing a red hooded sweat shirt, pink pants and white sneakers, and carrying a black and white checkered purse. Police say the suspect also had white surgical tape on the knuckles of both hands.

The Portland Press Herald reports that witnesses say they believe the suspect was a man dressed as a woman.