Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date June 8, 2005
Contact Sergeant Leon Phillips
Phone (951) 320-8061
Fax (951) 320-8043


Bank Robbery Suspect's Identity Sought

Riverside, Ca- The Riverside Police Department is seeking the help of the public to identity a robbery suspect believed to have robbed at three banks in the City of Riverside. The suspect is a White or Hispanic, light skinned male, 25-30 years old, 56 tall and 150 pounds. He has a mustache, goatee and light beard. He has worn a tan baseball cap with the Nike logo on the front and a tan Denver Broncos hat, and sunglasses during the robberies. He is suspected of robbing:

Provident Savings at 3756 Central Avenue on May 26, 2005 at 2:20 PM.
Bank of America at 1680 University Avenue on May 19, 2005 at 12:00 PM.
Bank of America at 5225 Canyon Crest Drive on May 13, 2005 at 4:15 PM.

The suspect will enter the bank and wait in line for an available teller. Once he approaches the teller, he will demand money and flee when the money is handed over. A photograph is below.

The suspect is wearing the hat.

Anyone with information related to these robberies is requested to call Detective Rick Cobb of the Riverside Police Department, Robbery Homicide Unit at 951-320-8034.