Police search for 'armed and dangerous' suspected Safeway robber - Tucson News Now

Police search for 'armed and dangerous' suspected Safeway robber

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is looking for a man considered "armed and dangerous" after fleeing the scene of a Tucson bank robbery.

According to Pima County Sheriff's Deputy Tom Peine, a man described as Hispanic attempted to rob a Wells Fargo branch at the Safeway located at 2940 West Valencia Road around 3:30 p.m.

Before fleeing the scene, he showed a handgun inside the Safeway. He fled on what can be described as a beach cruiser bike going in the Northwest direction.

He is described as being between the ages of 35-50, 5'10'', 160 lbs. He is clean shaven, wearing a dark sweater, blue denim pants and a black U of A hat.

Anyone with information on the suspect is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.

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