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Man wearing long, blonde wig attempts to rob bank

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man who was wearing black-rimmed glasses and a long blonde wig attempted to rob a La Jolla bank branch with a demand note but left empty-handed, police said.

The would-be robber handed a note to a teller at the Wells Fargo Bank at 7714 Girard Ave. about 1:40 p.m., according to San Diego police Officer Frank Cali.

After a few minutes, the suspect snatched back the note and left the store on foot. He was last seen headed westbound on Kline Street toward Fay Avenue, Cali said.

He was described as a white man between 30 and 40 years old who stood about 5-feet-10 and weighed 175-180 pounds. He was carrying a skateboard and was wearing a dark blue checkered shirt, tan shorts a blue baseball cap.

He also had on a long blonde wig and black-rimmed glasses, police said.

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