Man in custody after trying to rob downtown bank

Posted at 4:18 PM, Mar 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-24 19:18:37-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - San Diego Police arrested a man who tried to rob a downtown bank Saturday.

Police said a 34-year-year old white man entered the Chase Bank on West Broadway and handed a note to a teller saying that he was robbing the bank shortly before 3 p.m. 

The teller was able to keep the suspect inside the bank until San Diego Police arrived on the scene. 

Police took the empty-handed suspect into custody without incident as he was walking out of the bank. 

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.