June 19, 2017 (San Diego) The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the San Diego Violent Crimes Task Force are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the individual responsible for a bank robbery in La Jolla, California.
On May 20, 2017, at approximately 3:00 p.m., an unidentified male entered the Citibank located at 7900 Hershel Avenue in La Jolla, California. The male walked to the first available teller window and placed a demand note on the counter for the teller to read. The note demanded money and threatened a weapon. After receiving money from the teller, the robber placed the money in a drawstring bag he brought with him and departed the bank.
The robber is described as a white male, standing approximately 5’9″ tall, and weighing 150—160 pounds. The robber wore a white baseball cap, dark square sunglasses, a dark-colored shirt, light-colored pants, and a beige suit jacket/blazer.
Witnesses have described the robber as follows:
Height: 5’9” tall
Weight: Approximately 150—160 lbs.
Clothing: White baseball cap, dark square sunglasses, dark-colored shirt, light-colored pants, beige suit jacket/blazer.
Weapon: Threatened via note; Not seen by witnesses during the robbery