PCSD: Teller stops bank robbery with a simple ‘NO’

PCSD: Teller stops bank robbery with a simple ‘NO’
PCSD is searching for this man who allegedly attempted to rob a Bank of America. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Pima County Sheriff’s Department needs your help to identify a suspect involved in a Feb. 25 attempted robbery.

According to a news release, just after 1:50 p.m., deputies responded to reports of a robbery at the Bank of America located on 5610 N. Swan Road.

Deputies learned the suspect entered the bank and handed one of the tellers a note demanding money. The teller passed the note back to the suspect and told him “NO!”

Officials say the teller’s answer startled the suspect, who then took the note back and ran.

The suspect was seen leaving in a small black car.

PCSD is searching for this vehicle believed to be the get away car for a bank robbery suspect.
PCSD is searching for this vehicle believed to be the get away car for a bank robbery suspect. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in this case.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic man in his late 20s to mid-30s. He is approximately 5-foot-8 to 5-foot-10, about 150 to 170 pounds. The suspect was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, black mask, black sweater jacket, and black pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911. You can also submit an anonymous tip, with the potential for a reward, by text or phone at 520-882-7463 or CLICK HERE.

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