.

Masked Bandit Holds Up Citibank in Encinitas

Sheriff's officials said the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, a black cap with a white bill, sunglasses and a mask.

Patch file photo.
Patch file photo.

A masked bandit held up a Citibank branch in Encinitas today, sheriff's officials said.

The suspect pointed some type of object at the teller at around 11:40 a.m. at the bank at 113 N. El Camino Real, but it was unclear if it was a weapon, according to sheriff's Lt. Dave Schaller.

The robber ran off with an undisclosed amount, Schaller said.

Sheriff's officials said the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, a black cap with a white bill, sunglasses and a mask.

—City News Service

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »