• PG bank robbed at gunpoint

    On Dec. 31, 2012 at approximately 5:24 p.m. a Hispanic female estimated at 40-50 years of age robbed the Monterey Credit Union, 161 Fountain Ave., Pacific Grove, with a handgun.

    The suspect entered the bank and engaged the teller in conversation. She then gave the teller a handwritten note demanding money. The suspect pulled out a black semi-automatic handgun and showed it to the teller. She also told the teller there were two men outside with shotguns if the teller did not comply. The teller did comply, giving the suspect money. The suspect then fled the bank and walked toward Central Ave.

    The suspect is still at large.

    The suspect is described as a Hispanic woman with heavy makeup wearing all black clothing, 5’3” in height and between 150-180 pounds. She was between 40-50 years old. The suspect was also wearing a brimmed type hat. Below is a photo from bank video surveillance.

    If the public has information please contact the Pacific Grove Police Department at 831-648-3143.


    posted to Cedar Street Times on January 2, 2013

    Topics: Front PG News, Police Log


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