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Modesto police search for bank robber

Modesto police were searching for a man suspected of robbing the US Bank at Tully Road and Standiford Avenue on Thursday morning.

Employees reported the bank robbery at 9:20 a.m. and said the man headed north on Tully, according to Sgt. Rick Armendariz of the Modesto Police Department.

The man, described as white and wearing a baseball cap and black jacket, brandished a gun and demanded money. He left with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was injured and no shots were fired, Armendariz said.

Police ask anyone who may have information about the robbery to call Detective Phil Owen at 572-9589 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 521-4636 or www.modestopolice.com/CrimeStoppers.

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