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Police investigate robbery at east-side credit union

Published: Sep. 6, 2016 at 7:58 PM MST|Updated: Sep. 6, 2016 at 11:14 PM MST
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Surveillance video of suspect in the Sun West Credit Union robbery on Aug. 30. (Source: Tucson...
Surveillance video of suspect in the Sun West Credit Union robbery on Aug. 30. (Source: Tucson Police Department)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Tucson police are investigating a robbery at a credit union on the east side on Tuesday, Sept. 6.  Tucson police believe this suspect may have also robbed a Sun West Credit Union on Aug. 30. 

According to Sgt. Kim Bay of the Tucson Police Department, a robbery occurred at the Pyramid Credit Union, 7740 E. Speedway Boulevard.

The incident happened at about 3 p.m. when the suspect entered the credit union and handed the teller a note demanding money.  According to TPD officials he was given an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene.  TPD searched for the suspect, but could not locate him.

TPD is reporting no one was injured during the robbery.

The suspect is described as a white man in his early to mid 40s, 5'6" to 5'8" tall, weighing 170 to 180 pounds with a close shaved head and groomed beard. He was last seen wearing a black hat, San Diego Chargers long sleeved shirt, dark metal framed aviator style sunglasses with a mirrored finish and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on this incident or has seen the suspect is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME.

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