March 14, 2017

Update- Image Available of Getaway Vehicle Involved In Armed US Bank Robbery on 3/3/17

The Santa Cruz Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect and getaway vehicle in the armed US Bank robbery on March 3, 2017.
On Friday, March 3, 2017, at approximately 1:05 p.m., Santa Cruz Police responded to a report of an armed robbery at the US Bank on Morrissey Boulevard. A masked suspect entered the bank and threatened the employees at gunpoint. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money out of the cash drawers and fled. Nobody inside the bank was injured.

The suspect was last seen in an older 1993 – 98 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by an unknown accomplice.

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: The vehicle is described as a light tan or champagne color with a charcoal bottom. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has roof racks, possible side steps, rear windows tinted.

SUSPECT DESCRIPTION: Suspect described as a male, late 20's, 5'08" to 5'10", medium build, wearing a black hoodie with the hood up, a brown beanie with a black stripe, black sunglasses, blue or black pants, dirty white shoes, wearing gloves. No tattoos or scars seen.
Anyone with information regarding this suspect or vehicle is encouraged to contact the SCPD at (831) 420-5820, Anonymous Tip Line (831) 420-5995 or send us a tip online…/pol…/how-do-i/leave-a-crime-tip