Calgary police searching for southeast Scotiabank robber

February 3, 2013 | By | Reply More

Calgary police say suspect is black male, 6′ tall and 170 lbs.

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Calgary police are looking for a black male who robbed a 17 Ave. S.E. bank Friday.

Calgary police are looking for a man in his 20s who robbed a southeast Calgary bank Friday afternoon.

Around 3:30 p.m. the man entered the Scotiabank located in the 3200 block of 17 Ave. S.E. and posed as a customer waiting in line for an available teller.

Once he reached the teller’s station, he produced a hold-up note, was given an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the bank.


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Calgary police say he indicated he had a weapon, but none was produced.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, approximately 6’ tall and 170 lbs., with no discernible accent.

He has a slim build, light-toned complexion and was wearing a dark-colored toque and grey hoodie.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to contact the Calary Police Service Robbery Unit at 403-428-8787 or Crime Stoppers anonymously using any of the following methods:

  • TALK: 1-800-222-8477
  • TYPE:
  • TEXT: tttTIPS to 27463


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