JEFFERSON COUNTY WELLS FARGO BANK ROBBERY:
Crime Stoppers needs more information on a man wanted for robbing the Wells Fargo in Center Point July 26. It happened shortly after 2 p.m., and pictures of the suspect are posted to the right of this story.
"Witnesses say a white male somewhere in his mid 40s or 50s wearing a blue Yamaha ball cap and a maroon or burgundy scrub shirt and blue jeans carrying a zippered bank bag walked into the Wells Fargo bank on the 2400 block of Center Point Parkway," said Jefferson County Detective Brian Allison.
The suspect handed the teller a note and left with cash.
"At Crime Stoppers, we've already gotten a couple of names in," added Sgt. Allison. "We need to go ahead and concrete some of those leads down, and we're looking for more information."
If you've seen him, contact Crime Stoppers immediately. You will remain anonymous.
TO PROVIDE A TIP ON THE CASE:
You can reach Crime Stoppers anytime at (205) 254-7777.
Also, you can text 7777, along with your tip, to the word "CRIMES." Or if you prefer to send an encrypted tip online, go to www.crimestoppersmetroal.com click on the "submit an online tip" link.
No matter which method you choose, you will remain anonymous. Each tipster receives a private code number. If an arrest is made based on an individual's tip, the tipster can use the code number to claim a cash reward.
Crime Stoppers cannot call tipsters to testify in court.
Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama is a partnership between local law enforcement, the Birmingham Business Alliance and ABC 33/40. Together, our goal is to make our community a safer place to live and work.