Police looking for suspect in bank robbery
2021-02-16 16:49 PST
File # 2021-4963
The Kamloops RCMP Detachment is asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect after a bank was robbed in Sahali this afternoon.
On February 16, around 2:35 p.m., Kamloops RCMP frontline officers responded to a robbery involving a firearm at a bank on the 1200-block of Summit Drive. According to the report, a man in his 40s or 50s, approached a teller, demanded money, and brandished a handgun. With money in his hands, the man fled westbound on foot.
Multiple officers responded to the area, including the Police Dog Services team, but a suspect was not located.
Click to view larger image: A man in a dark toque, mask, and jacket holds a firearm in his left hand near his mid-section. Only his eyes and the top of his nose and ears can be seen. His skin is fair.
The suspect is described as:
- fair skin
- in his 40s or 50s
- 190 pounds
- black toque
- three-quarter length faded, dark jacket
- blue jeans
- brown shoes
- navy blue Covid mask
Click to view larger image: A man with fair skin, walks through a glass door with black metal. The man is wearing a blue mask, black toque, faded blue three-quarter length coat, blue jeans, and brown shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to please contact Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000 and reference file 21-4963.
Cst. Crystal EvelynMedia Relations Officer
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
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