Published: Dec 31, 2010 9:25 PM EST
Updated: Dec 31, 2010 2:11 PM EST

Lee County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect in a bank robbery at the RBC Bank on San Carlos Boulevard just north of Summerlin Road.

A helicopter and K-9 units searched for the light skinned black male who entered the bank just before 10am armed with a weapon. 

He left by foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

There were five people in the bank at the time. No one was injured during the robbery.

Due to the nature of the incident, detectives assigned to the Robbery Unit are performing an investigation.

Anyone with information on the identity of the person responsible for this crime is asked to call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).  All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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