Man Commits Robbery At Downtown Bank

Police say a man walked into a bank in the middle of a busy downtown Springs street and robbed it.

It was mid-morning when officers say the suspect strolled into the Academy Bank on 1 S. Tejon, armed with a pistol. He was able to get away before officers arrived on scene. No injuries were reported.

Police describe the suspect as a "skinny" black man, 5-foot-6 and wearing a gray hoodie. He's considered armed and dangerous.

If you have any information that can help police, you are asked to call 444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.