FBI seeking suspect in San Diego Wells Fargo robberies

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — FBI investigators are searching for a man they say robbed two Wells Fargo locations over the last two months.

The man entered the Wells Fargo at 5522 Balboa Ave. just after 5 p.m. on Sept. 11 and handed the teller a note demanding money, according to FBI investigators. The man then left the bank on foot in an unknown direction.

Investigators believe the same man also robbed another Wells Fargo location at 276 N. El Camino Real in Encinitas just after 3 p.m. on Oct. 6. He made the same demand via note and left.

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In both instances, he received an unknown amount of cash.

The man is described as white, in his 50s or 60s, standing about 6-foot-2-inches, and with gray hair. He wore a hat and sunglasses to cover his face in each robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to call FBI San Diego at 858-320-1800 or Crime Stoppers 888-580-8477.

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