An armed robber held up the Steilacoom branch of Key Bank on Monday
afternoon, according to Steilacoom Public Safety Detective Marc Rettig.
robbery occured approximately 1:34 p.m. Police, including officers from
Lakewood, DuPont, Sumner (a K-9 unit) and Steilacoom, responded within
minutes of the incident.
While photo evidence was still being
reviewed, Rettig described the hold up man as a light-skinned black
man, between 20-25 years of age, of slim build, and wearing a dark
fur-trimmed parka and sun glasses or goggles.
The bank, Rettig added, had last been robbed in 1999, and the robber had been apprehended. Anyone with information should contact Rettig at 581-0110.
Submitted by Nancy Covert