Police Looking For Gunman Who Robbed Tulsa Bank

Tuesday, January 18th 2011, 5:27 pm
By: News On 6


TULSA, Oklahoma -- Tulsa Police are looking for a gunman who robbed a Tulsa bank Tuesday.

The robbery happened at the Bank of the West at 21st and Lewis about 4:30 p.m.

Tulsa Police said the man walked into the bank with a black semi automatic pistol, pointed the gun at the employees and demanded money.  

No customers were inside the bank at the time and no one was injured.

Officers said the robber got away with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police said he was wearing a black ski mask, a black jacket, black gloves, black boots and blue jeans.  Police said the jeans had "unique stitching and a leather patch along the right front pocket."

The gunman is described as a white male, 20-30 years old, about 6 feet tall and weighing about 180-200 pounds.

This is Tulsa's first bank robbery of 2011.

If you have any information that can help police, call the Robbery Tip Line at 527-0085 or Crime Stoppers at 596-COPS.