Indian Wells police are still searching for a man they say entered a bank, brandished a gun and demanded money from the teller, it was learned today.
The incident occurred at about 11:46 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Pacific Western Bank located at 74750 Hwy 111 in Indian Wells.
The suspect – described as a white male, about 6-feet-1, 220 pounds with acne marks and facial hair – got away with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to a Riverside County Sheriff’s Department report.
The man fled on foot, heading northbound from the bank, wearing a dark shirt, dark-colored pants and white shoes, officials said.
No one was injured during the incident.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Investigator Jessica Vanderhoof by calling the Palm Desert Station at 760-836-1600 or by calling Crime Stoppers at 760-341-STOP.
Tips can remain anonymous and may lead to a cash reward.