Police seek tips on Zions Bank robbery suspect

Published: Tuesday, Oct. 9 2012 3:46 p.m. MDT

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake police were looking Tuesday for a man who robbed a Zions Bank.

Police say the man entered the bank at 455 E. South Temple about 9 a.m. and demanded money. A bank employee complied and the suspect fled, heading north after leaving the bank.

The man was described as a thin white male between 25 and 35, about 5 feet 8 to 10 inches tall, wearing a hooded sweatshirt, sunglasses and a baseball cap.

The man had indicated to the bank employee he was armed, said Salt Lake Police Sgt. Shawn Josephson.

Tips can be sent to police by calling 801-799-3000. Anonymous tips can be sent by text message to CRIMES (274637). Messages must begin with the phrase TIPSLCPD.

McKenzie Romero

Twitter: @McKenzieRomero

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