SAN DIEGO–The FBI, El Cajon Police Department, and La Mesa Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify an unknown man believed to be responsible for two bank robberies.
The latest robbery occurred at 2:28 p.m. on July 16 at the U.S. Bank located at 490 Fletcher Parkway in El Cajon.
Police say the bank was robbed by an unknown male using a demand note. At the time of the robbery, the robber entered the bank, approached the victim teller, and produced a demand note for cash. The demand note threatened the robber was armed with a bomb. After receiving a sum of money, the robber exited the bank. No injuries were reported.
The same unknown man is believed to be responsible for the July 5 robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank located at 5610 Lake Murray Boulevard in La Mesa.
Witnesses describe the robber as a white male in his mid-50s, approximately five feet, seven inches tall approximately 210 to 215 pounds with gray and black hair, goatee beard with mustache, and acne scars on his face.
He was last seen wearing dark sunglasses, a blue short-sleeved shirt, and tan pants. The robber carried a blue/green colored cloth bag, similar to a reusable grocery bag.