Pueblo police ask for public’s help identifying bank robbery suspect

Bank Robbery Suspect
Police are looking for this bank robbery suspect in Pueblo. / Pueblo Police Department

PUEBLO, Colo. — Pueblo police are asking for your help identifying a bank robbery suspect.

The suspect robbed the Wells Fargo bank located at 201 W. 8th Street on Monday just before 3 p.m.

Police say he handed the teller a handwritten note demanding money and fled the area on foot with an undisclosed amount.

He is described as a Hispanic man in his early 30s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, medium build, with short dark hair. He has a goatee and beard.

The suspect was wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans and white shoes.

If you have any information, call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 542-7867.

UPDATE (3/28/17): Police arrested the suspect, identified as 31-year-old Michael Johnson, at a home in Pueblo’s west side. He faces charges for the bank robbery.

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