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Danville Press Release

Police Seek Suspect in Bank Robbery
Firearm used to rob First Republic Bank

Danville Police are seeking a suspect in connection with the Thursday morning armed robbery of First Republic Bank. 
Police Chief Allan Shields said at approximately 11:53 a.m., July 12, 2018, officers responded to the First Republic Bank at 680 Hartz Avenue for a report of an armed Bank Robbery. In the incident, the suspect reportedly brandished a firearm and demanded money from a teller.  After taking an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled north on Hartz Avenue toward School Street. No injuries were reported in the incident.
The suspect is described as a white male with fair complexion and acne scars, 6’ 1”, 260-270 lbs, 40-50 years old, wearing tan cargo pants, a salmon polo shirt and a white hat with the American flag on it.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Steve Stapleton at 925-314-3700 or  Tips can also be reported anonymously by texting “danvillepd” and the tip to 888-777.

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Geoff Gillette  Public Information Officer
Email Geoff Gillette

Phone: 925-314-3336 
Fax: 925-838-0548

510 La Gonda Way, Danville, CA 94526

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