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Police need help identifying bank robbery suspect

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Police need help identifying bank robbery suspect

By Ina Ronquillo. CREATED May 16, 2014

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Police need help from the public in identifying a bank robbery suspect.

Sgt. Chris Widmer with Tucson Police tells KGUN9 that on May 16, officers responded to the BBVA Compass Bank located at 4707 East Grant Road regarding an armed robbery.

When officer arrived on scene, they confirmed the suspect had fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

No one was injured during the incident, Widmer said.

Detectives determined the suspect entered the bank, produced a hammer, demanded money and threatened harm to several tellers.

The suspect was described as a Caucasian male, 35 to 45-years-old, 5'09” to 6'00” tall, 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark shirt, jeans, straw hat and dark sunglasses.

Anyone with information about the bank robbery is urged to contact 911 or 88-CRIME.

Ina Ronquillo

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Ina is a Southern Arizona native. She graduated from Nogales High School and then received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Arizona with a double major in Media Arts and Communication.