Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Police Continue Search For Female Suspect In Nipomo Bank Robbery

Female-Bank-RobberOn 6-27, the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a robbery in progress at the Coast Hills Federal Credit Union in Nipomo.  A woman entered the bank, demanded money and then left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. A weapon was mentioned, but none was seen.

Witnesses described the suspect as an Hispanic female, 35-40 years old, 5` 7", heavy-set, blue-tinted sunglasses, wearing a black t-shirt, black cap, black purse, and blue jeans.

This robbery is still under investigation. Anyone with information, or recognizing the subject depicted in the photographs, is encouraged to call the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office at (805) 781-4550, the FBI, Santa Maria Office at (805)-346-2728 or Crime Stoppers at 549-7867.