West Los Angeles:
Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Robbery
Homicide Division, Robbery Special Section, are seeking the
public’s help in providing any information that would lead to the
identification and arrest of a bank robbery suspect.
On April 21, 2020, at 2:30 p.m., a bank robbery occurred at a bank
near the 2200 block of Westwood Boulevard in Los Angeles.
A lone suspect entered the bank, presented a demand note and
escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.
Surveillance video in the area helped the detectives determine the
suspect’s escape route and showed him drive away in a dark gray
full-size Ford pick-up truck. The bed of the truck was full of junk
at the time of the robbery.
The suspect is described as approximately 40-50 years old, male
Hispanic or Asian, black hair, standing at approximately 5 feet 2
inches tall, and weighing 160 pounds. He was wearing a dark
sweatshirt, dark sweatpants, a blue bandana and gloves.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact
Robbery- Homicide Division, Robbery Special Section, Detectives C.
Marsden and M. Matsuda, at 213-486-6840. During non-business hours,
or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7
(877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the
LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go
directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit
www.lapdonline.org and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get
Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu. Tipsters may also download the “P3
Tips” mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers
as their local program.