YONKERS - Yonkers police are searching for a gunman who robbed the U.S. Post Office on South Broadway in broad daylight Monday.

Police say the gunman robbed the post office around 5:30 p.m., which is after business hours.

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Police were later seen leaving the building with bags of evidence but are not saying what is inside.

The armed robber got away, but residents in the area are expressing fear that a man with a gun may be loose in the community.