Deputies seek Wachovia bank robber | Crime
Venice, Florida -- According to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, deputies are investigating a bank robbery that occurred just before 3:30 p.m. today, at the Wachovia Bank, 1301 S. US 41 Bypass in Venice.
Witnesses say the suspect entered the bank and passed a note to the teller demanding money. The suspect is described as a white male in his late 20’s or early 30’s, approximately 5’9” tall, medium build with brown hair who was wearing a dark ball cap, camouflage pullover shirt and blue jeans. He was last seen heading north along US 41.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Criminal Investigations at 941-861-4952 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS (8477), or online at www.sarasotacrimestoppers.com or via text message by texting TIP109 plus a message to CRIMES (274637).