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San Diego Police seek tall man in connection with Hillcrest bank robbery

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Jun 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-28 19:20:10-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - San Diego Police searched Friday for a very tall man who robbed a Hillcrest bank with a semi-automatic handgun.

The man walked into the California Bank and Trust at 3737 Fifth Avenue about 9:15 a.m., police said.

Officers said the man demanded money from a teller who gave him cash, then he ran from the bank. A witness said the man dropped some of the money as he fled the area.

No injuries were reported.

Police said the man is black, 6’5” tall, and 220 pounds. He was last seen wearing a fisherman's hat, dark sunglasses, a dark colored hoodie, and khaki pants.

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