Investigators Seeking Man Captured in Surveillance Video After Bank Robbery Inside Garden Grove Grocery Store

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Authorities sought the public’s help identifying a man who robbed a bank inside a Garden Grove grocery store Monday morning.

An image provided by Garden Grove police on March 5, 2018 shows a man suspected of robbing a U.S. bank inside a Vons store in Garden Grove.

An image provided by Garden Grove police on March 5, 2018 shows a man suspected of robbing a U.S. bank inside a Vons store in Garden Grove.

Garden Grove police released images from surveillance footage showing the man accused of taking an undisclosed amount of cash from a U.S. Bank inside the Vons store at 11861 Valley View St.

A teller had given him the money after he produced a demand note, the agency said. Investigators said the man left the store on foot and headed toward Valley View Street. Nobody reported seeing a vehicle.

The incident occurred around 10:45 a.m. with several customers at the parking lot.

Authorities described the suspect as a white man with brown hair and goatee who was between 30 to 40 years old, about 6 feet 1 inch tall and around 150 to 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue collared shirt, blue jeans and sunglasses.

Detectives were working with the FBI in the investigation. Anyone with information could call the Police Department at 714-741-5800.

 

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.