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FBI searches for Chula Vista credit union robbery suspect

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Posted at 1:37 PM, May 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-03 16:37:19-04

CHULA VISTA, Calif. (KGTV) - The FBI and Chula Vista Police released surveillance pictures Friday to find a man suspected of robbing a credit union in the South Bay.

The man went into the California Coast Credit Union (368 East H St.) about 10:30 Thursday morning, police said.

He handed the teller a demand note which read, “This is a robbery. I have a gun.”

The man gestured to his waist but never showed a gun, police said. The teller gave him cash and he left.

Police said the man was wearing a grey beanie hat and black “Jordan” brand jacket with a high neck. He is black, possibly Somali, and in his late 20s or early 30s. He is about 5’10” and had face stubble.

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