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Puyallup police looking for another bank robber (w/PHOTO)

Post by Stacey Mulick / The News Tribune on Sep. 30, 2008 at 3:48 pm |
September 30, 2008 3:48 pm

Puyallup police are searching for a man who robbed a bank on Monday morning.

The man entered the 1st Security Bank of Washington, 307 W. Stewart St., about 11:35 a.m. He walked to the counter and showed the teller a note that demanded cash. The note also indicated the man had a weapon, police reported.

The robber got an undisclosed amount of money and left the bank on foot.

He’s described as white, 45 to 50 years old and 5 feet 10 with a heavy build and large belly. He had graying hair and a mustache.

The man wore sunglasses, a dark baseball hat, purple button-up collared shirt and cargo shorts during the robbery.

Police and Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers released bank surveillance photos of the robber on Tuesday in hopes of identifying him.

Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers is offering up to $1,000 for information that leads to arrests and charges filed in the case. Callers may remain anonymous.

Reach Crime Stoppers at 253-591-5959.

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