UPDATE 3 p.m.: San Luis Obispo police have now released video from the surveillance camera that captured the dye pack exploding in a bag of money the Geezer Bandit reportedly robbed from the downtown San Luis Obispo Bank of America branch Dec. 2.
Original story: San Luis Obispo police have released an image taken from surveillance video of a dye pack exploding just after a bank robbery in hopes that it would lead witnesses to come forward.
“They were close when the dye pack employed,” San Luis Obispo Police Department Det. Eric Vitale said.
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The Bank of America branch in downtown San Luis Obispo was robbed by the so-called Geezer Bandit on Dec. 2.
Authorities believe he has robbed 16 banks, including one in Morro Bay and others in San Diego County.