Bank offers reward for information after robbery at Cardiff branch

A bank is offering a £25,000 reward for information after a robbery. Armed police were called to Lloyds Bank on Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, at around 4pm. A sign offering the reward has been put up in the bank's window.

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Armed police dealing with incident at Cardiff bank

The police operation on Cowbridge Road East in Cardiff is ongoing Credit: Garan Thomas

South Wales Police says it is responding to "an incident" on Cowbridge Road East in Cardiff with armed officers.

Police were called at around 4pm on Monday. Credit: Garan Thomas

Police were called out just before 4pm on Monday. Eyewitnesses say the officers went into the Lloyd's Bank.

A South Wales Police spokesperson told ITV News, "firearms officers were deployed to the area to ensure the safety of the public and officers at the scene."

A police helicopter was also seen circling the area.

The incident is ongoing.

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