VISTA (CNS) - A bank branch in Vista was robbed by a man who claimed he had a gun, although none was seen, sheriff's officials said Saturday.
The robbery at the California Bank & Trust, at 140 Civic Center Drive, was reported shortly before 5 p.m. Friday, an official with the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said.
Deputies searched the area using dogs and a helicopter, but the suspect escaped, the department employee said.
The suspect was described as Hispanic, about 20 and around 5 feet 4 and 200 pounds. He was wearing a black cap, a gray-and-white checkered jacket and jeans.
Walkers participating in The Susan G. Komen 3-Day San Diego - including News 8’s own Barbara-Lee Edwards - will finish their 60-mile journey on Sunday.
All northbound lanes of Interstate 5 will be closed from 10:30 p.m. to 5 a.m. starting Sunday night and continuing through Tuesday, according to the San Diego Association of Governments.
Temperatures take a cooling trend into early next week, with only a slight increase on Sunday disrupting the trend.
Northern California crews battling the country's deadliest wildfire in a century were bracing for strong winds Sunday that could erode gains they have made in containing the fearsome blaze, which has killed at least 76 and leveled a town.
Residents of Malibu who were forced to evacuate because of the Woolsey Fire have begun returning to their homes while others received notice they could return by Monday, as the estimated date for full containment of the fire was moved back to Thursday.
Some residents of Malibu forced to evacuate because of the Woolsey Fire returned to their homes Saturday while others received notice they could return Sunday and Monday, as firefighters battled for control of the huge blaze for a 10th day.
A power outage in central San Diego affecting over 2,200 homes in University Heights, North Park, Normal Heights, Kensington, Talmadge, and West State College was reported early Saturday morning just after 7:00 a.m.
A driver crashed into a home in Talmadge on Saturday, seriously injuring the driver, authorities said.