Police looking for suspect in SSL bank robbery

Posted at 7:41 PM, Dec 14, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-14 21:41:59-05

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah – A U.S. Bank in South Salt Lake was robbed on Thursday evening.

Police say that at around 5 p.m. the suspect entered the U.S. Bank located near 2714 South and 300 West and handed the bank employee a note demanding money and saying he had a gun.

The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of money and was last seen running westbound on 2700 South.

The suspect is described as male, possibly Polynesian, between 5-foot, 9-inches and 5-foot, 11-inches tall with a medium build and black hair pulled into a ponytail. He was wearing a black and white baseball cap, a white athletic warm-up jacket and blue denim pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact South Salt Lake Police.