Mississippi Police Search For Man Who Pulled Mask Down During Bank Robbery

Police in Jackson, Mississippi are looking for a suspect who they say took his mask off when robbing a local bank, giving security cameras a clear view of his face.

Mississippi man robs bank with face mask pulled down
Police in Jackson, Mississippi are looking for a suspect who they say took his mask off when robbing a local bank, giving security cameras a clear view of his face.

The hunt is on for a bank robber who, according to police, pulled his face mask down while robbing a bank in Jackson, Mississippi.

According to the Fox5 News, the man fled the scene with an unknown amount of cash after passing a threatening note to a bank teller.

The Jackson Police Department turned to Twitter for help in identifying the man.

Security footage of a Mississippi man who robbed a bank with his face mask pulled down. (Jackson Police Department.)

Security footage of a Mississippi man who robbed a bank with his face mask pulled down. (Jackson Police Department.)

The department posted the photo on their Twitter account. Many users made fun of the culprit for pulling his mask down during a bank robbery.

β€œThe ONE time in U.S. history when it’s actually okay to wear a mask in a bank,” joked one user.

Jackson authorities say the suspect is still at large and ask anyone with information that could lead to the man’s arrest to call Crime Stoppers at 601.355.TIPS