Toms River Police  are looking for the armed thief who robbed the Chase Bank on Highland Parkway late on Tuesday afternoon.

Still from surveillance video of Chase Bank robber (Toms River Police)
Still from surveillance video of Chase Bank robber (Toms River Police)

The suspect showed  a handgun and began to yell his demand for money to the four bank employees and one customer inside the bank at the time. After receiving and undisclosed amount of cash the suspect fled the bank, heading north on Highland Parkway towards Main Street.

Police say the suspect is a white male 5”7” weighing 165 lbs. He wore blue jeans , a blue baseball cap, glasses, sneakers, black gloves a a blue top with a white stripe under the left arm.  He was armed with a black handgun.

The Ocean County Sheriff’s Department k-9 and criminalistics unit assisted in the investigation along with the Red Bank office of the FBI.

Anyone with information about the robbery can contact Toms River Police at 732-349-0150 ext. 1319 or the FBI at 732-741-0006.