Officers Looking For Bank Robber In Rainier Beach

Seattle police officers are searching the Rainier Beach area for a man suspected in a bank robbery Tuesday afternoon.

Around 1:15 pm, the suspect walked into a bank inside of a grocery store near 51st Avenue S. and Rainier Avenue S., demanded money from a teller, and then fled on foot.

A number of officers are in the area currently looking for the suspect, described as a black male in his 40s, 5’6, 150 pounds, with a small mustache and beard, wearing a green hat, yellow vest, and grey shirt.

 

 

If you recognize the suspect, please call 911 and immediately and refer to this incident.  Anonymous tips are welcome.