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Police seek suspect in several robberies
Police have released photos of a person of interest.
Published Wednesday, December 5, 2012 5:36PM MST
Last Updated Wednesday, December 5, 2012 5:39PM MST
Calgary police are asking the public for help to identify a man believed to be responsible for three financial robberies in south Calgary.
The first incident happened on Monday, October 22 at about 7:00 p.m. when a man entered the Bank of Montreal in the 4300 block of 130 Ave. S.E. and gave a note to the teller saying it was a robbery and he was armed with a weapon.
The man was given an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the bank.
The second robbery took place at about 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, October 24.
Police say a man entered the TD Canada Trust in the 4300 block of 130 Avenue S.E. and presented a note to the teller indicating he was armed with a weapon and that it was a robbery.
Once again, the culprit was given an undisclosed amount of money before he fled from the bank.
The most recent robbery occurred around 5:30 p.m., on Monday, November 5 when a man walked into the Bank of Montreal in the 19000 block of Sheriff King Street S.W. and demanded cash.
The man indicated that he had a weapon and fled the facility after he was given an undisclosed amount of money.
Police say that in each case the suspect is described as:
- 178 to 183 cm or 5’10” to 6’ tall
- Slim build
- Short hair; blond, but possibly died dark with sideburns
- A thin beard and a moustache
- Wearing thick, wire-rimmed glasses, a black hooded jacket with a black fleece jacket underneath, white collared shirt, dark pants, black shoes and a black baseball cap
Investigators are asking anyone with information to call the Calgary Police Service Robbery Unit at 403-428-8787 or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:
TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637