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Credit Union bandit still on the loose

The Kitsap Federal Credit Union on the 300 block of South Kitsap Boulevard went into lockdown after a robbery shortly after 3 p.m. Tuesday.

“All of our employees are safe and we are cooperating fully with the law-enforcement agencies,” said Ron Rogerson the bank’s senior vice president of marketing.

But the bandit was reportedly still at large as of Thursday morning.

The suspect is a white male between 18 and 25 years old, 6 feet 2 inches and 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds.

He wore blue jeans, dark shoes, a heavy grey coat with an orangish-red lining on the inside and a black baseball cap with white thin stripes and an emblem in the front.

Port Orchard Police officers and Kitsap County Sheriff’s deputies initially searched for him in the area around Sunset and Pottery Avenues and the Harrison Medical Center Urgent Care facility near the State Route 16 entrance.

Local law enforcement agencies are working with the FBI to find the robber.

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