Armed Gunman Steals Bank Deposit Bag in Apache Mall Parking Lot

Posted at: 09/12/2013 12:11 PM
Updated at: 09/12/2013 12:13 PM

(ABC 6 News) - Rochester police are investigating an armed robbery in the Apache Mall parking lot.

Police say two employees from a business in the mall were taking a deposit bag to the bank when they were approached by a gunman.

The man holding the gun, grabbed the deposit bag and pushed one of the employees to the ground before running away. Police say there was a considerable amount of money in the deposit bag.

The suspect is described as a black male about 5’6” in height wearing a gray hoodie and a white mask.

Police believe he fled northbound to 11 ½ St. N.W.

They are asking anyone who may have seen anything suspicious or that may know something about the robbery, to give them a call.

The crime can also be reported anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Reports can also be texted to CRIMES (274637).

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