North Modesto Bank Targeted in Robbery

Modesto, CA– Modesto Police are investigating a bank robbery in north Modesto and are requesting the public’s help in identifying the robber.

On Thursday, December 27th, just before 2 P.M., employees at the Wells Fargo Bank, located at 3456 McHenry Avenue, reported a bank robbery.  The suspect entered the bank, handed the teller a note and demanded money.  The suspect claimed to have a gun, although no gun was seen or displayed. Once the suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of currency, she fled the bank.  The suspect was last seen exiting the bank on foot.    

The suspect is described as a black female adult, between 30 to 40 years old, heavyset, and having a distinguishable gap in between her two front teeth. She was wearing a tan beanie cap, light brown hooded sweater and blue colored pants.    

Police ask anyone who may have information regarding this incident to please call Crime Stoppers toll free at (209) 521-4636. Callers to Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.  Tipsters can also text information to Crime Stoppers by sending a text message to 274637. Just type “TIP704” along with your message.