Suspect sought in attempted University City bank robbery

Suspect in attempted robbery
Suspect in attempted robbery

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police and the FBI Safe Streets Task Force are requesting the public’s help in identifying the suspect in the attempted robbery Monday of the Wells Fargo Bank at 2610 W. Sugar Creek Road in the University City Division.

The man entered the Wells Fargo Bank, approached an employee and handed the employee a note demanding money, officials said. The man fled before receiving any money. He is described as a light skinned black male, last seen wearing a red hoodie, black shades, gloves and a mask over his face.

Tips can been phoned into Crime Stoppers at 704.334.1600. To learn more about the Crime Stoppers mobile app, please visit charlottecrimestoppers.com/. The public may also call the FBI Charlotte at 704-672-6100 with information.