Essex County OPP officers have arrested a suspect after police say the Kingsville CIBC bank was robbed Wednesday morning.

The Kingsville OPP and the Essex County OPP crime unit scoured the downtown area of Kingsville and located a man and took him into custody. Police say it was a result of good police work by working together with our community.

The investigation is in the early stages.

The incident happened around 10 a.m. Police say a man entered the Kingsville bank and hand­ed the clerk a note demanding money.

The man received an undisclosed sum and fled on foot, heading north on Division Road in Kingsville. No weapon was seen.

The suspect was described as a white male, 50 to 60 years of age and bald. He was wearing a blue winter jacket and sun glasses.

Anyone that can provide assistance in identifying the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)  or Det. Const. Todd Bell at or (519) 326-2544.