Police Investigate Attempted Bank Robbery

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HAZLETON — Police in Hazleton responded to an attempted bank break-in.

Officers say around 3 p.m. Wednesday, a person tried to get into Landmark Community Bank on South Poplar Street.

Officers in Hazleton say the would-be robber failed to get into the bank and fled to a nearby wooded area.

Anyone with information in Hazleton is asked to call police at 570-459-4940.