MIDWAY (CNS) - Police Sunday were seeking a suspect who robbed a bank branch inside a supermarket Saturday near the Sports Arena, and then fled on foot.
The incident occurred about 4:39 p.m. at US Bank branch inside the Vons at 3645 Midway Drive, San Diego Police officer Gerry Waclawek said.
"A man entered the bank and presented a demand note to the teller saying he had a gun," Waclawek said. "The clerk gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of money and the suspect fled out the front door in an unknown direction."
The suspect was described as a black male in his 20s, 5 feet 9 inches tall wearing a blue sweater, tan Jeans, white tennis shoes and a gray baseball cap with the letters WC on it.
There were no injuries. The police robbery unit was investigating.
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