Police seek suspect in north Modesto bank robbery

June 13, 2013 

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On Thursday, (06-13-13), at approximately 10:12 a.m. Modesto Police were called to the Rabobank, located at 1400 Standiford Avenue, for a bank robbery. Employees of the bank said a black male adult entered the bank and approached the teller counter brandishing a handgun and demanding money. Once the suspect was given money he fled the scene. No one was injured during the robbery.


— Modesto police are investigating a bank robbery in north Modesto Thursday morning.

According to reports, a man entered the Rabobank at 1400 Standiford Ave. at 10:12 a.m. He approached the teller, displayed a handgun and demanded money.

The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money, and the man left. Nobody was injured during the incident, police said.

The suspect is described as black, in his early 20s, wearing a black hooded jacket, blue jeans and dark shoes.

Police ask anyone who may have information regarding this incident to call Detective Phil Owen (209) 572-9589 or Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward. Tipsters can also text information Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637. Just type “TIP704” along with your message.

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