TPD searching for suspect in bank robbery

TPD searching for suspect in bank robbery

CREATED Jan 15, 2013

Web Producer: Janice Yu, Taylor Higgins

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Police need help identifying and locating a man who robbed a credit union Tuesday morning.   

Tucson police are looking for a someone in connection with a robbery that occurred at the Pyramid Federal Credit Union, located at 5801 East Broadway Blvd., at around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, according to Sgt. Maria Hawke with the Tucson Police Department.  

Hawke tells KGUN9 that police are searching for a Caucasian man between the ages of 20 and 25-years-old who is approximately 6-feet-tall and weighs between 170 and 190 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a grey hooded zip-up sweatshirt, blue jeans and black tennis shoes, Hawke says. 

Officers from Operations Division East responded to a call about the robbery at approximately 11:32 a.m. Once on scene, they learned that a man armed with a gun jumped over the main teller counter and received an undisclosed amount of money, according to Hawke.   

The robber was last seen heading westbound towards the intersection of north Chantilly Drive and east 10th Street. 

If you have any information about the man who robbed the Pyramid Federal Credit Union, police ask that you call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.