Police Respond to Attempted Bank Robbery Downtown
A police spokesman confirmed the attempted robbery at the Centre Street Bank of America, near Stop & Shop.
Police are responding to a reported attempted bank robbery at the Centre Street Bank of America just a little before 7 p.m. Thursday night.
While no further information beyond this confirmation was available, scanner reports indicate a witness told police the man threatened to use a gun but did not produce it.
Police were reportedly looking for a white male in his late 20s, wearing a grey hoodie, black baseball cap, grey sweatpants and a scarf.
Witnesses on the MBTA reported that the Malden Center trains were briefly stopped as police looked for suspects there, but have resumed service.
More information as it becomes available.