Police looking for suspect in bank robbery

Kamloops City

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.

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.

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:

Clothing description:

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.

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.
 

Released by

Cst. Crystal Evelyn

Media Relations Officer
Kamloops RCMP
kamloops.rcmp-grc.gc.ca
560 Battle Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N4
Office: 250-828-3000
Fax: 250-828-3034

Email: Crystal.Evelyn@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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