Police search for bank robbery suspect

Police search for bank robbery suspect

Beaumont Police were called out to investigate a reported bank robbery at Community Bank at 6378 Phelan on Monday, Oct. 31 at 1:08 p.m.

When officers arrived, it was discovered that a black male had entered the bank and demanded money, threatening an employee. The suspect fled the area prior to the officers' arrival, in an unknown direction.

Detectives and the FBI responded to the scene and the investigation is ongoing.

If you recognize this suspect or know anything about this crime, call Beaumont Police at 880-3830 or Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 833-TIPS (8477).