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BSO Case Number: PB02-02-08059
PIO Number: 02-2-35
Date: February 19, 2002
Time: 0931
Place of Occurrence: SouthTrust Bank, 2300 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach


  • SouthTrust Bank, 2300 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach


  • Unidentified

Description of Incident:

Broward Sheriff's Office robbery detectives are hoping to identify a suspect who stole an undisclosed amount of cash from a teller at a bank in Pompano Beach Tuesday morning.

The unidentified black male entered the SouthTrust bank at approximately 9:30 a.m. After approaching one of the tellers, he handed the bank employee two $1 bills and asked for change. The suspect took the change then demanded the teller fill his plastic bag with cash. The suspect fled the scene, possibly on foot. No weapon was seen, and no injuries were reported.

The unidentified man is believed to be about six feet two inches tall with a medium build, clean-shaven and in his 30’s. He was last seen wearing a short sleeved checkered button down shirt with collar and stone washed tight jean pants with a white baseball cap and sunglasses with a gold rim.

Anyone with information is urged to call BSO Robbery Det. Lou Pugliese at (954) 321-4270 or Broward Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at (954) 493-TIPS.

MEDIA NOTE: Stills of suspect from today’s bank robbery are available at

INVESTIGATORS: Robbery Det. L. Pugliese, CI
THIS REPORT BY: Veda Coleman-Wright/PIO

Posted At: 02/19/2002 03:54 PM


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