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Police want help identifying robbery suspect

Posted: 10:27 PM, Jun 22, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-22 23:27:12-04

Police are asking for help identifying a man that they say robbed a southside bank today.

Police was notified of a robbery at the Gulf Coast Credit Union in the 2600 block of Rodd Field Road at approximately 3:39 p.m. on Friday.  

When they arrived, officers say a suspicious item was purposely left behind so as a precautionary measure, they evacuated the building and called the Bomb Squad.  

A couple of hours later, the package was deemed not a threat and detectives began their investigation of the robbery.

The suspect who was described as between 55-60 years of age, standing 5’08-6’00, weighing between 180-210 pounds, with white facial hair, wearing a long sleeve blue in color button down shirt, blue jeans, brown cowboy boots, eyeglasses with black rims and brown cowboy hat.  

The suspect left the scene with an undisclosed amount of money and in an unknown direction.  

Anyone who can identify this suspect, or who has any additional information about this crime should call the Corpus Christi Criminal Police Department at 886-2600.  If you have any information about this crime and want to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 888-tips or submit the information online at  http://www.cctexas.com/crimestoppers.   If the information you provide leads to an arrest, you could earn a cash reward.

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