Bedford man sought in connection with bank robbery

On Monday, June 11, at about 12:10 p.m., Manchester Police responded to a report of a robbery that had just occurred at the TD Bank at 293 S. Main St. On arrival, they met with the teller who reported that a man had entered the bank and produced a note demanding cash. While no weapon was seen, police said the man inferred he was armed. The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money, and the suspect fled the bank on foot.

Images of the suspect were captured on bank surveillance cameras. The suspect was described as a man with short brown hair, hazel eyes and a scar on the left side of his face. He is 6 feet, 4 inches and 180 pounds. A warrant was issued for Joel Gordon, 30, of Bedford, for robbery.

Anyone with information about Gordon’s whereabouts encouraged to contact the Manchester Police Department at 668-8711. Anonymous tips for cash rewards can be made through Manchester Crimeline at 624-4040 or on line at manchestercrimeline.org.