Lights & Sirens

Go behind the yellow tape with The News Tribune

NOTICE: Lights & Sirens has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved Lights & Sirens.
Visit the new section.

Proctor-area Key Bank robbed for second time this month

Post by Alexis Krell / The News Tribune on Jan. 28, 2013 at 9:09 pm |
January 28, 2013 9:12 pm

A Key Bank in the 3900 block of North 26th Street was robbed this afternoon for the second time this month by similar looking suspects, according to Tacoma police.

The Proctor-area bank was robbed just after 4 p.m. by a man wearing a black mask, according to police spokeswoman Loretta Cool.

The suspect was of a similar height and build to a suspect who robbed the bank the morning of Jan. 7 while wearing a red mask, Cool said. Both suspects wore gloves, she said.

The suspect in the Jan. 7 robbery did not have a weapon or imply that he had one, according to police. A weapon was not visible in surveillance footage of today’s robbery, Cool said.

A teenager was arrested in connection with robbing the bank earlier this month, and a suspected accomplice in that robbery was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery.

Further details about today’s robbery were not immediately available.

*
The News Tribune now uses Facebook commenting on selected blogs. See editor's column for more details. Commenters are expected to abide by terms of service for Facebook as well as commenting rules for thenewstribune.com. Report violators to webmaster@thenewstribune.com.