Bank robber almost hit by car during escape in Colorado Springs
Last Updated: 103 days ago
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Witnesses say a bank robber was almost hit by a car as he ran from a bank on Thursday afternoon.
The man walked into the First Bank at Rockrimmon Blvd. and Vindicator Drive in Colorado Springs shortly after noon. The man showed the teller a note demanding cash, police said.
Police said the man ran off, crossing Vindicator Drive and running through a parking lot at a nearby apartment complex before he disappeared. A witness told police the man was almost hit by a car.
The robber is described as a white man in his early-to-mid twenties, with blond or light red curly hair and blond sideburns. Police said they think he is responsible for several bank robberies in the area since May.
If you recognize the decription or saw the man almost get hit, please call Colorado Springs Police at 719-444-7000.
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