Surprise bank robbed by man in women's clothing, clown makeup

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SURPRISE, Ariz. -- A man in women’s clothing is wanted for robbing a Surprise bank.

Surprise Police said the suspect walked into the Deer Valley Credit Union at 15613 West Bell Road on Friday morning and made off with an undisclosed amount of money.

The man was wearing what has been described as clown type makeup and a large brim hat. He is said to be 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds.

The man reportedly entered the building and handed a teller a note demanding money. He then fled westbound on foot.

Police ask anyone with any information to call the Surprise Police Department at 623-222-4000 or Silent Witness at 480-948-6377.