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Colorado Springs Police search for robbery suspect

Posted at 3:38 PM, Sep 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-24 17:38:48-04

COLORADO SPRINGS – Colorado Springs Police are looking for a man accused of robbing the First Bank at 817 Village Center Drive last week.

The incident happened on September 18 around 10:45 a.m. Police said a man entered the bank, pointed a gun at bank tellers and demanded cash.

The man then reportedly fled the scene on foot. He is described as 35-45-year-old man, 5’9″ to 5’10”, stocky build, broad shoulders and may have had a shaved or bald head.

The man reportedly wore prescription glasses, a Denver Broncos cap, gray t-shirt, and dark pants.

Police said the suspect was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun. Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call CSPD at (719) 444-7000.