AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin Police Department said it was searching for a suspect in connection with an aggravated robbery at a central Austin bank Tuesday.
APD said the robbery occurred at around 5 p.m. at the Public Employee Credit Union in the 1200 block of W. 42nd St.
Austin Police said the suspect entered the bank armed with a black semi-automatic gun and demanded money from the employees. APD said the suspect then left with the cash and fled the area.
Police described the suspect as a Black man around 5’9”- 6’0” tall with a thin build in their mid-20s to early 30s. The suspect was last seen wearing an orange, long-sleeved shirt, white surgical mask, dark-shaded sunglasses, brown beanie, khaki pants and work boots.
APD asks anyone with information about the case to call the APD robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at (512) 472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App.