Fall River police need help identifying robber

Fall River police released this surveillance photo of a man robbing a Mechanics Bank branch on April 15, 2014.

Fall River police are asking for the public's help in identifying a bank robber.

Police said the man demanded money from a teller at a Mechanics Bank branch at 60 Bedford St. at about 3 p.m. April 15. He showed the teller what looked to be a gun wrapped in a piece of cloth.

The man left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

Fall River police asked anyone with information about the robber or the robbery to call the Major Crimes Division at 508-324-2796 or the anonymous TIPS line at 508-672-TIPS (8477).