Suspect allegedly robs bank while police wait outside

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AVONDALE - Police were staking out a robbery suspect while he was still in the bank.

Police in Avondale responded to a "trouble call" in the 13000 block of West Rancho Santa Fe Boulevard at a cash checking store at about 9 a.m. on Monday.

When officers arrived the alleged armed robbery was in progress and police waited for the suspect outside.

Eric McGlown, 37, was arrested after he exited the bank and ran through the parking lot. Police found a backpack in his possession that had cash, gloves, duct tape and a toy gun inside.

McGlown is charged with armed robbery and is being held on $126,000 bond.