**Press release from SPD**
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police Detectives are investigating the robbery of a Banner Bank in north Spokane this afternoon. Anyone who recognizes the suspect in the photos is asked to call Crime Check 456-2233.
At approximately 12:40 today, Spokane Police Officers responded to a call of a bank robbery at the Banner Bank in the 3900 block of N. Market Street in north Spokane. The suspect approached the tellers and handed them a note demanding money. No weapon was seen. He fled the bank and headed northbound along the east side of a nearby Safeway with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect is described as a:
· white male with blondish-brown hair
· between 5'9" and 6'2"
· age 35-40
· with a stocky build
· wearing a long sleeve white shirt and blue jeans
· He was also wearing a straw "farmer style" hat and glasses
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Crime Check at 456-2233.
SPOKANE, Wash. - We have just confirmed there was a bank robbery at the Banner Bank inside the Safeway on Market and Empire.
A man in his 30's or 40's, walked up to the teller and handed her a note demanding money and saying he was armed. He left with an undisclosed amount of money.
Police are currently working on getting surveillance video.