BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A bank robber caught on camera is hiding from law enforcement tonight as Boca Raton Police are sharing his image and a look at his getaway car. It happened just before closing at the PNC Bank at 1401 North Federal Highway.
According to police:
Bank employees told officers that a male entered the bank and approached a teller. The suspect pointed a long barreled revolver at a teller and demanded the money in her drawer. The suspect threatened to shoot the teller if she didn’t comply with his demands. The teller handed the suspect an undetermined amount of cash and he walked out of the bank. The suspect got into the driver side of a dark four door vehicle, possibly a Honda Civic and left west on NE 14th Street. No one was injured.
The suspect is described as a white male, in his mid 30’s, about 6’0 tall and medium build, with facial hair. The suspect was wearing a white shirt with writing on it, plaid shorts, a dark baseball cap with a bandana underneath it. If any has information about this crime, they are asked to call Detective Jeff Stepp at (561) 620-6196 or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at (800) 458-TIPS.
Suspect Description: White male, late 20’s to mid 30’s
Appx. 6’0 tall, 175-185 pounds
Scruffy facial hair, wearing a bandana
Under a dark baseball cap