(July 21, 2017) - Today at approximately 12:20pm, the Cape Coral Police Department responded to an attempted bank robbery at the 5/3 Bank located at 114 Hancock Bridge Parkway. The suspect fled prior to officers' arrival, and a Ping4alert! was sent warning citizens in the area.
The suspect passed a note demanding money, and left the scene after the bank manager refused to give him any. No weapons were displayed. The suspect is believed to be a white male between 28-35 years of age, between 6'1" and 6'3" in height, possibly 150-170 pounds. He has brown hair, while his eye color is unknown. He wore a blue and white plaid button down long sleeve shirt, baggy blue jeans, a Detroit Tigers ball cap, and black framed glasses. The suspect was driving a dark blue Chevrolet Malibu or Impala, possibly bearing a specialty license plate. The numbers on the plate were covered by the suspect.
Anyone with information is asked to please call the Cape Coral Police Department at (239) 574-3223.
CAPE CORAL POLICE DEPARTMENT | Public Affairs Office | 1100 Cultural Park Boulevard | Cape Coral, FL 33990 | (239) 242-3341