Police: Armed woman robs Shadyside bank


PITTSBURGH - Police are looking for an armed woman who they said robbed a Shady Side bank Thursday afternoon.

Authorities said the robbery was reported at the First National Bank on South Aiken Avenue just before 3 p.m.

According to police, a black female in her 30s, standing about 5 feet 9 inches tall, wearing a heavy multi-colored scarf, black coat, black pants and white shoes walked into the bank, brandished a handgun and demanded money from the tellers.

The woman was given an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot.

No injuries were reported during the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.