Cottonwood police search for bank robber

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Bank of America robbery suspect By Jennifer Thomas Bank of America robbery suspect By Jennifer Thomas
Bank of America robbery suspect By Jennifer Thomas Bank of America robbery suspect By Jennifer Thomas

COTTONWOOD, Ariz. – Cottonwood police are searching for a suspect in a Tuesday morning bank robbery.

Police arrived at the Bank of America at Main and Cottonwood streets after a robbery alarm was activated at 9:35 a.m.

Detective Del Munday said the robbery involved a male, thought to be in his mid-50s, approximately 190 pounds with graying hair and a mustache. He was wearing gloves, sunglasses and a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt possibly pulled over a hat.

No weapons were mentioned or displayed, according to police.

The suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

Police said the suspect is similar to the one seen in a Chase Bank robbery in Camp Verde a week earlier.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cottonwood Police Department.