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San Luis Obispo police investigate bank robbery at U.S. Bank off Higuera Street

Posted at 5:50 PM, Apr 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-26 23:55:20-04

A San Luis Obispo bank was robbed on Friday afternoon by a suspect wearing a mask.

In a press release from the San Luis Police Department, the suspect walked into the U.S. Bank on South Higuera just before 5 p.m. and demanded money from the teller.

The suspect then put the undisclosed amount of money in a satchel and left.

He is described as a man wearing all dark clothing, gloves, and an “old man” mask with sunglasses. Police say he did not display a weapon or threaten to have one.

Photo of suspect in mask. (Courtesy: SLO PD)

Responding officers could not locate the suspect. No one was injured. The satchel as described as dark colored with white stitching and zipper.

If you have any information, contact police at (805) 781-7312 or Crime Stoppers at (805) 549-STOP.