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Mysterious package left behind by bank robber

Posted: 5:36 PM, Jun 22, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-22 18:36:16-04

UPDATE (6:15 p.m.)-The Bomb squad did not find any explosives and traffic is beginning to move along.  Police continue investigating.


CORPUS CHRISTI – Police are looking for a man who walked into a credit union building and demanded money.

Police say the robbery happened just after 3:35 pm Friday afternoon at the Gulf Coast Federal Credit Union in the 2600 block of Rodd Field Road on the city’s Southside.

Detectives say the man walked inside the building, demanded cash and when he left, the suspect left a package inside the building.

Police blocked the area off and called in the bomb squad to check the package the suspect left behind.

Police say the man is 55 to 60 years of age and was wearing eyeglasses with a black frame.

No one was injured. CCPD is at the scene.

If you have any information about the robbery or the suspect, you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 361-888-TIPS.