Cape Coral Police Department is actively working a bank robbery that occurred moments ago at 2209 Santa Barbara Boulevard S. Patrol, K9, Aviation, and Detectives are responding to the area. The suspect is described as:
5' 10" tall
Was wearing dark gray or faded black cargo shorts.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURE: Suspect appears to have a skin disorder and/or facial scars.
It is unknown at this time if the subject is armed.
The suspect fled northbound on Santa Barbara Boulevard on a black bicycle and may now be on foot. He took his shirt off while he was fleeing on the bicycle. Units in the area have established a perimeter and are currently searching for the suspect.
The Cape Coral Police Department is asking that people avoid the area for the next hour or so while we conduct our search and investigation. We also ask that anyone in the area be on the lookout for this subject and call 574-3223 if you see him or have any information on the subject's identity. We will update this story with more as information becomes available.
Cape Coral Police have a suspect in custody at this time. Expect to see police activity in the area for the next couple of hours. Please avoid the area if you can. We will send out a comprehensive news release later, once all of the work at the scene is completed.