Police seek man suspected of robbing Wells Fargo Bank branch in Kearny Mesa

Robbery occurred in 9300 block of Clairemont Mesa

SAN DIEGO - Police on Saturday are searching for a man suspected of robbing a Kearny Mesa-area bank.

The robbery occurred about 10:45 a.m., San Diego Police officer Frank Cali said.

"A man entered the Wells Fargo at 9360 Clairemont Mesa Blvd., walked up and handed the teller a demand note and the teller gave him an undisclosed amount of money," Cali said.

Cali said the man fled and was last seen driving a dark sedan, possibly a Honda or a Toyota with Baja California or out-of-state license plates.

"He was northbound on Ruffin Road," Cali said.

Cali said no one was injured in the robbery.

The robbery suspect was described as a Hispanic man in his 40s who was about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 150 pounds. Cali said he was wearing a red USC Trojans hat, a brown hooded sweatshirt and a black polo shirt.

"He had a Chargers lanyard around his neck, and was wearing black pants and black dress shoes," Cali said.

The police robbery unit was investigating.

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