Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Monday, September 17, 2012

(UPDATE PHOTOS) Morning Bank Robbery on Vista

    Boise Police received a report of a robbery at a bank on the 1100 block of South Vista Avenue at approximately 10:00 a.m. this morning. 

  Witnesses tell police the adult male entered the bank and demanded money. The suspect did not display a weapon at the time of the robbery. The suspect was last seen leaving the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

   Suspect Description: Witnesses describe the suspect as a light skinned male, approximately 6 feet tall, around 30 to 40 years of age with a medium build. The suspect was wearing a blue baseball cap that said Alaska on it at the time of the robbery. The suspect was also wearing blue jeans, a blue button down shirt and black tennis shoes.

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A search of the immediate area did not result in an arrest.

    Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.