Police looking for suspect in West Austin bank robbery

By Alejandro Martinez-Cabrera - American-Statesman Staff


Austin police are looking for a man who they say robbed a bank in West Austin at gunpoint on Friday afternoon. 

Police received a call about 1:08 p.m. reporting a robbery at the IBC bank at 10405 FM 2222. Few details were immediately available but no one was reported injured, officials said. 

The suspect is described as a man in his 50s or 60s who was wearing sunglasses, a black baseball cap and black clothing. He fled northbound on FM 2222 on a dark gray Chevy Silverado, officials said. 

Anyone with information on the suspect or the incident is asked to contact police.