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Man sought in Elk Grove bank robbery

Man sought in Saturday’s bank robbery in Elk Grove.
Man sought in Saturday’s bank robbery in Elk Grove.

The Elk Grove Police Department is asking for the community’s help in finding the person responsible for a robbery Saturday afternoon at Chase Bank, at 8725 Elk Grove Blvd.

About 1:59 p.m., a man entered the Chase Bank and approached a teller and gave her a note demanding money, police said in a news release. After being given an undisclosed amount of cash, the man left the bank on foot.

The suspected robber was described as a white man, approximately age 50, 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing approximately 210 pounds, police reported. The man was wearing a dark-colored baseball cap with a camouflage brim, sunglasses and had a short gray beard. He was last seen wearing a blue puffy jacket with a multicolored checkered shirt underneath.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Elk Grove Police Department Detective Bureau at 916- 478-8060 or Crime Stoppers at 916-443-4357. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.