Austin police looking for suspect connected with northwest Austin bank robbery


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police are at the scene of a bank robbery in northwest Austin Thursday afternoon.

APD says the robbery happened at a Woodforest National Bank inside a Walmart at 13201 North Farm to Market Road 620 at 1:14 p.m.

Police say the suspect passed the teller a note demanding cash. The suspect implied he was armed. The teller complied and the suspect left with the cash. The suspect left and headed south towards U.S. Highway 183.

APD says the man is described as a Hispanic man 20 to 30 years old. He was wearing a black baseball cap worn backwards, a grey long sleeved shirt, dark colored pants and brown work boots.

Anyone with information on this bank robbery is asked to call the APD tipline at 512-974-5092.

This is a developing story. It will be updated with more information.

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