Police seek downtown Union First Market Bank robber

From press release from Richmond Police Department

RICHMOND, VA - The Richmond Police Department needs the public's help to identify the man who robbed the Union First Market Bank this past Friday afternoon.

Just after 3 p.m., May 6, 2011, a man walked into the bank at 111 Virginia Street and passed the teller a note demanding money. He was last seen walking toward the Canal Walk area.

The robber is described as a black male about 5'5" tall and weighing between 160 pounds and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a ball cap and a buttoned-up navy or dark-colored shirt with red chevrons on the sleeve and a white emblem on the front left breast area.

Anyone with any information about this man is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word "ITip" followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.