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Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Armed Robber Hits GJ Bank, On The Run Now From Police
By Matt Kroschel
Police are investigating a bank robbery that happened late Tuesday morning in Grand Junction.
Authorities say just after 10:30, a man entered the U.S. Bank on F Road near the Mesa Mall. He showed a note indicating that he had a weapon and demanded money.
Police say he took an undisclosed amount of cash before running north from the bank. Nobody was injured during the incident.
Authorities are looking at surveillance video for possible leads.
The suspect is described as a white male with a thin build and short brown hair. He was last seen wearing a red shirt, tan pants or shorts, and a khaki cap with a logo.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Crimestoppers at 241-STOP.