Bank robbery suspect with eye patch wanted by Sandy PD

Posted at 4:08 PM, Jul 13, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-13 18:28:29-04

SANDY, Utah — Police say a man robbed the First Utah Bank on 11015 S. State Street Friday afternoon and is currently at large.

Sandy Police say that the suspect walked into the bank at approximately 1 p.m. and came up to the teller and handed a note that indicated he was armed and demanded money. 

The suspect, described as a white man, between 30-40 years of age, took an undisclosed amount of cash before leaving the bank on foot.

The suspect was seen wearing a dark suit with a blue button-up shirt and multi-colored tie. He was last seen wearing a black eye patch over his right eye. Police say he is about 5-feet, 8-inches tall with a medium build. The suspect has short, reddish-blonde hair which is balding and a goatee and mustache.  

Sandy Police ask anybody with tips or information to call VECC dispatch at (801)840-4000.