Pierce County sheriff’s detectives are offering a $1,000 reward for help identifying the man who held up a South Hill bank at gunpoint Tuesday evening.
The incident happened about 6 p.m. at the Bank of America branch, 17516 Meridian E.
The man walked in with a handgun, demanded cash from the tellers and told all the customers to put their hands up and look away, according to the Sheriff’s Department. The man then put the money into a bag and fled toward the Fred Meyer nearby.
The man is described as a white man in his 20s with a slender build. He was wearing dark sweatpants, a green hoodie, black sunglasses and a bandana over his face.
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Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477). The reward is contingent on an arrest being made and charges being filed. Callers can remain anonymous.