Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date June 28, 2002
Contact Sergeant Ed Blevins 
Phone (909) 320-8015
Fax (909) 320-8043


Bank Robbery

Riverside, Ca-  On June 28, 2002, at approximately 1:58 P.M., officers from the Riverside Police Department responded to the Bank Of America at 4601 La Sierra Ave. reference a bank robbery that had just occurred.  A lone suspect, wearing a mask and armed with a shotgun, entered the bank and ordered everyone to the floor.  The suspect then took an undetermined amount of money from tellers.  The suspect fled from the bank in a Honda, which had been reported stolen approximately a week ago in Riverside. The Honda was found abandoned a short distance from the bank.

The F.B.I. and Riverside Police Department are conducting the investigation.  Anyone with information concerning the robbery is asked to contact Detective Jay Greenstein at (909) 320-8058.