Breckenridge police seeking armed bank robber Monday |

Breckenridge police seeking armed bank robber Monday

Summit Daily News
Vail, CO Colorado
Special to the Daily/BPD

BRECKENRIDGE, Colorado –Breckenridge police this afternoon say they are hunting a white male who stole a bag of money from an armed guard inside Bank of the West Monday afternoon.

According to a press release from the Breckenridge Police Department, the man approached a Loomis guard in the vestibule of the bank on French Street at about 2:40 p.m. Monday. The man was armed with a small handgun and demanded the bag the guard was holding. The guard surrendered the bag – which presumably contained money – and the man fled on foot. Police say he ran north through the alley that runs behind the bank.

Physical description: White male, approximately 6’00 tall/unknown hair and eye color

Clothing: Dark colored “dew rag” on head, gray hoodie sweatshirt, with dark colored sweatpants and light colored athletic shoes.

Additional Information: Suspect is wearing large framed sunglasses and has a “gator” type scarf around his neck.

Anyone with any information on this suspect is asked to contact the Breckenridge Police Department at 970.453.2941. If you have information on this incident or any other crime, and want to remain anonymous, contact Summit County Crime Stoppers at 866-453-STOP. You could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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