Spanaway Bank Robbery
Pierce County Sheriff’s detectives need your help to identify the suspect responsible for a bank robbery.
At 9:50 a.m. on Monday March 6th, 2017, an unidentified suspect robbed the Umpqua Bank located in the 16100 block of Pacific Ave. S. in Spanaway. The suspect entered the bank and approached the bank counter; when the suspect was told to remove his hat and scarf, the suspect gave the teller a note demanding cash. The suspect took the money and walked out of the bank.
The suspect is described as a white male in his late 30’s, approximately 5’6” tall, with a heavy build and a thin auburn mustache. The suspect spoke with a raspy voice and was missing several of his upper teeth. He was seen wearing a black jacket with dark gray sleeves, a black beanie cap, black gloves, a black scarf, and was carrying a dark orange or red backpack.
Receive up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and charges filed for the person responsible in this case.