Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Bank Robbery In Golden Gate

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying the man who robbed a Golden Gate bank Wednesday morning.

Deputies responded to a report of a robbery at the Bank of America Branch at 12965 Collier Blvd. around 9:51 a.m.

The robber gave a teller a note, demanding money. The teller gave the robber an undisclosed amount of cash. The robber ran out of the bank. He did not display a weapon.

The robber was described as black. He was wearing a Florida Marlins hat, a white T-shirt, black jacket, and baggy jeans.

Deputies, with assistance from CCSO’s K-9 and aviation units, are actively searching for the suspect.

An investigation continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Collier County Sheriff’s Office at 239.252.9300, or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward call Crime Stoppers at 1.800.780.8477.