Police search for man who robbed a downtown bank

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – Authorities asked the public today for help in identifying a man who robbed a downtown San Diego bank.

The thief, who appeared to be about 30, waited in a customer line before handing a demand note to a teller at the Bank of America branch office in the 400 block of B Street about 2 p.m. Tuesday, according to the FBI.

The bandit fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Witnesses described him as a thin, roughly 5-foot-8-inch white man with brown hair and brown eyes. He was wearing jeans and a green hooded jacket over a sweat shirt with some type of design on the front of it, the FBI reported.

Authorities asked anyone with information about the robber to call San Diego County Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477. Tipsters may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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