Austin police are looking for the man they say robbed a bank in Central Austin Monday afternoon.
According to police, the man entered the American Bank along the 4000 block of Medical Parkway, displayed a weapon and demanded cash. He escaped the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.
Police described the suspect as a man in his late 20s with a thin build. He was wearing a backpack at the time of the robbery.
Police established a wide perimeter around the bank to search for the suspect who is still at large. Helicopters and K-9 units were used to scour the area.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Austin Police Department’s robbery tip-line at (512) 974-5092.
This is Austin’s 12th bank robbery of the year.