LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The Lufkin Police Department has reported that West Loop Bancorp South, which is located at 500 South J. Redditt Drive, was robbed by a man who passed the teller a note that said he had a gun and demanded money late Monday morning.
Jessica Pebsworth, a spokeswoman for the Lufkin Police Department, said that the male suspect in the robbery is described as a Hispanic man with light skin and acne scars who has dark hair and dark eyes. He is described as having a medium build, and he is about 5-feet-10 inches tall. At the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a plaid jacket and blue jeans.
Pebsworth said bank employees reported the incident at 11:19 a.m. They told police that the man came into the bank and gave the teller a note that demanded money.
Anyone with any information on the robbery or the whereabouts of the suspect is urged to call the the Lufkin Police Department at (936) 633-0356. They can also contact Crime Stoppers at 639-TIPS if they wish to remain anonymous.