A man claiming to have an explosive device robbed the Chase Bank on Rancho California Road on Tuesday Sept. 18 just before 11 a.m., it was reported.
Officers learned an African-American man in his mid-to late 20′s entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding cash. The teller gave the suspect an undislosed amount of cash before fleeing the bank.
The robber was last seen speeding away westbound on Rancho California Road toward I-15 in an older, silver-colored Chrysler PT Cruiser, Lt. Doug McGrew said in a sheriff’s report.
The suspect was described as wearing a beige shirt, burgundy pants, and carrying a black back pack. He had short hair, no facial hair, and was wearing glasses.
Anyone with additional details regarding this crime is asked to call the Temecula Police Department’s Detective Bureau at 951-696-3000.