PARMA -- Parma police are seeking the public's help identifying a man who robbed a bank at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon.

The man walked into Fifth Third Bank at 6953 Ridge Road about 4 p.m. and handed the teller a note demanding money while brandishing a gun.

After receiving the money, he fled in an unknown direction, according to police.

He is white, about 6 feet tall and slender. He was wearing a gray knit hat, a blue denim jacket with a gray hood, dark pants with a stripe down the sides and white shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Parma police at (216) 885-1234 or the Cleveland office of the FBI at (216) 522-1400.