For Immediate Release

Date March 23, 2003
Contact Officer Felix Medina Jr.
Phone (909) 826-5939
Fax (909) 826-2593


Two Arrests made in Bank Robbery

Riverside, Ca- On Tuesday, March 23, 2004 at 1:14 pm, officers from the Riverside Police Department responded to Union Bank located in the 3400 block of 10th Street in the City of Riverside in regard to a bank robbery. Information was relayed that a male suspect entered the bank and handed a note to a teller asking for money. The male suspect left the bank and fled in what was described as a blue newer model vehicle. The vehicle description and license plate number were broadcast over the police radio.

At approximately 1:23 pm, a Riverside Police officer observed the described vehicle traveling westbound on the 91 Freeway near Adams Street. As additional officers arrived on scene, the vehicle exited the freeway and stopped in the southwest parking lot of the Galleria at Tyler.

Mike Solorzano, 26 years old from Riverside and Gina Yvette Galindo, 18 years old from Rosemead were taken into custody without incident. Both were charged with Robbery (211 P.C.) and booked into the Riverside County Jail.

No one was injured during the robbery or apprehension of the suspects.