Elk Grove Credit Union Robbed, Police Seek Community's Help Locating Suspect

The Elk Grove Police is seeking the community's help in locating a suspect who robbed an Elk Grove credit union.

At 3:16 p.m. the suspect (pictured above) entered the Schools Financial Credit Union located at 8245 Laguna Blvd. and approached a teller. The suspect presented the teller a note demanding money and fearing for their safety, the employee feared for her safety and complied with the demands.

After being given an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency, the suspect exited the bank and was last seen walking away from the location in a northbound direction. There were no reported injuries during the robbery.

The suspect is described as an African-American male, approximately 60-years old, five feet seven inches tall (5’7”) with a thin build. The suspect was wearing a green cap, dark sunglasses, a burgundy/black shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to call the Elk Grove Police Department Detective Bureau at (916) 478-8060 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP (4357). Callers to Crime Alert can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00. Tips can also be sent via SMS text message by entering CRIMES (274637) on a cell phone, followed by Tip732 (agency identification number) and the message.

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