Chandler police seek help identifying bank robbery suspect

Bank robbery suspect

Surveillance photo of bank robbery suspect


by Jennifer Thomas

Posted on January 6, 2014 at 3:08 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jan 8 at 3:10 PM

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CHANDLER, Ariz. – The Chandler Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a bank robbery suspect.

Sgt. Joe Favazzo said the suspect robbed the U.S. Bank branch inside the Safeway store near Alma School Road and Chandler Boulevard at about 2:45 p.m. on Saturday.

The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the store westbound on foot.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 25 years old, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 160 pounds with a dark-colored beard and hair. He was wearing a black baseball hat and a gray hooded sweatshirt with the letters "SMU on the front.

Police have released photos of the suspect.

Anyone with information about the suspect's identity is asked to contact the Chandler Police Department at 480-782-4130.