Baker, LA – Baker Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who robbed the Whitney Bank on Ray Weiland Dr. this past Friday.
According to officials, the unidentified man entered the bank, approached a teller at the window and demanded money.The suspect gave the teller a note demanding $5,000 and told her to not make any eye contact with him. He informed her that he was armed with an illegal weapon and to not make him use it.
Police say while the teller was giving the suspect money, he told her “that’s enough” and then fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect is described as a tall, black male. He was caught on surveillance cameras wearing blue jean shorts, a gray shirt, and a light colored baseball hat.
He is considered armed and dangerous.
Contact Baker Police at 225-317-2532 or 225-317-3384 if you have any information about the suspect.