Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Thursday, January 12, 2006

Bank Robbery (1)

Bank Robbery

Boise, January 12, 2006 – Boise, January 12, 2006 - Boise Police are searching for a man who robbed an area bank today.

The robbery occurred at approximately 3:30 this afternoon at the Washington Mutual Bank at 3550 W. State.

Detectives say the suspect is described as a white male, 5'8" - 6'0", slender build, wearing a black, zippered hooded sweatshirt, sunglasses, blue and white bandanna, gloves, faded blue jeans, and tennis shoes.

The man was last seen on foot leaving the bank in a northerly direction.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS. ###

Release Prepared by:

Lt. Eugene Smith

Boise Police Department