Suspect On His Cell Phone During Tulsa Bank Robbery


Friday, July 30th 2010, 8:12 pm
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

TULSA, OK -- Officers with the Tulsa Police Department are searching for the suspect who they say on Friday robbed the Arvest Bank branch located at 11032 South Memorial Drive.

Shortly after 5:30 p.m., officers say the suspect entered the bank and gave the teller a note reading, "Money Now Don't Be Brave."

The teller then gave the robber an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect took the cash in hand and ran away, according to police. Police say the bandit was on his cell phone the entire time of the robbery. No one is hurt and no weapon was seen.

Police say the suspect is in his mid twenties or early thirties, 5'04" to 5'07" tall, 130-140 pounds, with a dark tan. The suspect was wearing a white ball cap, a green polo shirt, khaki cargo shorts and tennis shoes.

This is the 14th bank robbery in Tulsa for 2010.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call the robbery tip line at 527-0085, The FBI at 664-3300, Crime Stoppers at 596-COPS or e-mail robbery@cityoftulsa.org.