New Port Richey detectives searching for Wells Fargo bank robbery suspect

Posted at 10:45 AM, Jul 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-11 10:45:56-04

Detectives with the New Port Richey Police Department are searching for a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred on Friday, July 8 at approximately 1:56 p.m. at the Wells Fargo located at 6604 Massachusetts Avenue in New Port Richey. 

According to police, the suspect approached the teller and demanded money. After an unknown amount of money was given to the suspect, he fled on foot. 

He is described as a white or Hispanic male, 5'5" to 5'9", early to late 20's, and last seen wearing a white/blue striped long sleeve shirt and long pants. 

Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay is offering up to a $3,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in this case.