Man robs Bank of America in Atascadero, eludes police

acornejo@thetribunenews.comJune 7, 2013 

UPDATE 8:15 p.m.: A man walked into the Bank of America branch at 6905 Capistrano Ave. in Atascadero on Friday and demanded money from one of the tellers, according to Atascadero police.

No weapon was seen, but the man indicated he was armed.

The robber fled on foot just after the 4:17 p.m. heist with an unknown amount of money.

The robber is described as a thin, 6-foot tall, white male in a khaki button-down shirt and work boots.

Late Friday, Atascadero Police Department detectives were still in the field investigating the robbery.

Police searched for the robber, but no one was in custody Friday night.

UPDATE 5:11 p.m.: Dispatchers with the Atascadero Police Department say detectives are still in the field investigating the robbery of a Bank of America branch on Capistrano Avenue. The robbery occurred at 4:17 p.m.

Police are searching for suspects, but no one is in custody and no further information is available.

Original story: The Atascadero Police Department is responding to a reported bank robbery at the Bank of America branch on Capistrano Avenue in Atascadero.

No additional information was immediately available.

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