Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Friday, April 14, 2006

State Street Bank Robbery (1)

State Street Bank Robbery

Boise, April 14th, 2006 – Boise Police are searching for a man who robbed a Boise bank today.

The robbery occurred at approximately 3:30 this afternoon at the Wells Fargo Bank located at 4630 West State Street.

During the robbery witnesses say the suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money.

Witnesses say the suspect appeared to be a white male 5'5 to 5'6 with a thin build. The man was last seen wearing a baggy dark colored sweater with stripes and baggy pants, possibly docker style cargo pants.

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:

Charles McClure
Boise Police Public Information