SLINGERLANDS, N.Y. - There was an attempted robbery at the TrustCo Bank on New Scotland Road on Wednesday, according to the Bethlehem Police.
Police say the bank alarm notified them at 9:13AM.
A suspect is being sought. Police have released photos of the man. He is a white male who wore a long sleeve red flannel shirt, greenish colored docker style cargo pants, as well as a yellow and orange reflective safety vest and an orange construction style hard hat.
He fled westbound towards Font Grove Road and may have entered a vehicle in the area.
The suspect did have a black handgun during the incident.
The public is being asked, that if they saw anyone matching this description or a parked vehicle in the Font Grove Road area, to contact Bethlehem Police Detectives at 518-439-9973.
Police remain on the scene as the investigation continues.