A reported robbery at a bank in East Newark this afternoon has authorities investigating.
According to preliminary reports, police were called to the Valley National Bank located in the 700 block of Frank E. Rogers Boulevard North at around noon after receiving reports of a bank robbery.
Upon arrival, police began a search for a male suspect who reportedly entered the bank and passed a note to the teller then fled the scene on foot towards Kearny reports said.
It is not clear how much proceeds the suspect took.
The incident remains under investigation.