Mesa Police Seek Assistance In Identifying Bank Robber

May 22, 2008

The Mesa Police Department is requesting assistance to identify a bank robber who robbed a Wells Fargo Bank at 1954 E. McKellips in Mesa on April 10, 2008.

A Caucasian male entered the Basha's Grocery Store on McKellips and walked to the Wells Fargo Bank located inside the store at approximately 12:20 pm. The male walked up to a teller window, placed a bag on the counter and demanded cash be placed inside the bag. The teller complied and placed an undisclosed amount of money inside the bag. The male suspect left the store in an unknown direction. An area search was conducted with negative results.

The male is described as a Caucasian male appearing to be in his late forties or fifties, weighing approximately 230 pounds, and is between 6' to 6' 3" tall. He was wearing an orange baseball cap, black sunglasses, white T-shirt and khaki-colored cargo shorts.

Anyone with information is urged to call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or the Mesa Police Department at 480-644-2211.

surveillance photos from Wells Fargo Robbery



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