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MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Madison police are searching for a man who robbed two bank tellers at the BancorpSouth on Main Street in Madison Friday morning.

Police say it happened shortly after 9 a.m.

The suspect is a white male in his late 20s to early 30s. He is described as wearing eye glasses, a dark colored jogging suit with a white stripe on the legs and white tennis shoes. He was seen leaving the bank on foot into a nearby wooded area.

Police say the man displayed what appeared to be a silver semi-automatic handgun during the robbery.

No one was injured in the incident.

Police in Madison are searching trunks of cars and backs of pickups looking for the robber.  The MetroOne helicopter is also involved.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or suspect please call the Madison Police Department, Criminal Investigations Division at 601-856-6111.

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