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Police seek to identify Waianae bank robber

  • Honolulu Police Department

    On July 1 at approximately 2:40 p.m., a male entered the American Savings Bank at the Waianae Mall and approached a teller, who was assisting a customer at the time. The suspect then reach over the counter, grabbed the money the teller was holding and fled in an unknown direction.

  • HONOLULU POLICE DEPARTMENT

    Surveillance cameras captured images of a suspect in a July 1 Waianae bank robbery.

Honolulu police and CrimeStoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a male suspect in connection with a bank robbery in Waianae.

Police said the suspect entered the American Savings Bank at Waianae Mall on Farrington Highway at approximately 2:40 p.m. on July 1 and approached a teller who was assisting a customer.

Surveillance cameras captured images of the perpetrator when he reached over the counter and grabbed money out of the teller’s hand. Police said he fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described to be in his 20s, 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall with a medium build.

He was wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap, a dark-colored jacket, sneakers, shorts and a black backpack at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 955-8300.

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