NEWTON — Police are hunting for a man who allegedly held up the Merrimac Savings Bank Thursday morning and then fled on a bicycle.
The robbery was reported shortly before 9:30 a.m. at the bank at 29 S. Main St.
According to authorities, the man didn't show a weapon but mentioned one in a note.
He was reportedly wearing a bright red baseball hat, a blue shirt, blue jeans, and white sneakers.
The man, believed to be in his mid-30s, fled the bank on a bicycle. The bike's color was described as either green and yellow or black.