Pacific Trust Bank In Temecula Robbed

The man suspected in the heist is described as a clean-shaven white male, in his mid to late 40s, with short hair.

Police are asking the public’s help in finding a man they believed robbed a Temecula bank Monday.

The robbery at Pacific Trust Bank located at 27425 Ynez Road took place around 2:30 p.m., according to Sgt. Jon Wade of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

The man suspected in the heist is described as a clean-shaven white male, in his mid to late 40s, with short hair. During the robbery, the suspect was caught on surveillance tape wearing a forest green shirt, khaki pants, white baseball style cap and carrying a black briefcase.

The robber entered the bank and handed a teller a note demanding money and stating he had a weapon with him, the sergeant reported.

The suspect got away on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen running through the bank’s parking lot; no one inside the bank was injured, the sergeant stated.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Temecula Police Department's Detective Bureau at (951) 696-3000.

Net October 17, 2012 at 05:40 AM
Jane: is this guy wearing sunglasses? No, he's wearing a baseball cap.
gordon October 17, 2012 at 02:21 PM
it is amazing that we can put a camera at the top of our computer monitors that takes a high definition stream through a lense no bigger than the end of a pencil, yet the only photos we see of these suspects is an image from a ceiling kodak brownie so poor that you are lucky to be able to determine if it is a male or female. come on people, if you want to catch these bad guys help us out a little and install some post 2000 technology.
TVOR October 17, 2012 at 02:58 PM
But really good security cameras cost too much.........
Net October 17, 2012 at 10:15 PM
Yeah, these big banks that are ripping everyone off with all the fees and overdraft charges and holding our money for us. Cannot afford better cameras!
henry lucas October 19, 2012 at 05:57 AM
he got denied social security so robbing the bank was his only option


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