Pueblo police need your help with a series of bank robberies that have occurred within the past few days.
On 01/12/2012 at approximately 4:45 p.m., a man walked into the ENT Credit Union at 305 West 5th Street, and handed the teller a black backpack and a threatening note demanding the teller to fill the backpack with cash. The man was described as a white male in his 20s, about 5-foot-5 and approximately 140 pounds, wearing a black coat with the hood over his head, khaki pants and black shoes.
On 01/09/12 at approximately 10 a.m., a man walked into the Sunflower Bank at 1715 S. Pueblo Boulevard. Similarly to the Jan. 12 robbery, the suspect handed the teller a black backpack and a threatening note demanding the teller to fill the backpack with cash. The man had a similar description to the suspect in the ENT Credit Union robbery, but witnesses added that the man was wearing a black cap under a thin black hoodie, and he had a 5 o’clock shadow.
If you have any information regarding either of these bank robberies, you are urged to call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 542-STOP (542-7867) or visit www.Pueblocrimestoppers.com. Your information could earn you a cash reward.