MARTINEZ (CBS SF) – Police in Martinez are searching for a Fedora-wearing suspect following a bank robbery Monday afternoon.
Officers responded to the Chase Bank on the 4200 block of Alhambra Avenue near the Highway 4 interchange around 1:10 p.m. following a report of a robbery in progress.READ MORE: UPDATE: Investigation Finds San Leandro Officers Didn't Follow Use of Force, Taser Policies in Fatal Walmart Shooting
According to police, the suspect handed the teller a note demanding money. Bank personnel complied with the demand note and the suspect took the money.READ MORE: Bouncing Back? New Unemployment Claims In California Down Drastically
Police said the man was last seen running towards the highway. No bank employees or customers were injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as a male in his 30s or 40s, standing 6 feet tall with a stocky build. Along with wearing a Fedora, he was seen wearing a brown jacket and blue jeans.MORE NEWS: San Jose Launches 'SJ Aspires' College Tuition Assistance Program For 700 Students
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the Martinez Police Department at 925-372-3440.