Police: Masked man claiming bomb robs Boca bank

Posted at 4:41 PM, Mar 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-16 13:02:31-04

A masked man who claimed he had a bomb held up the TD Bank at 2301 North Federal Highway Thursday in Boca Raton, city police say.

The suspect spoke with a manager and then a teller and told her to put money in a bag which he provided, police say.

He left in a red or maroon SUV with dark-tinted windows.

Police describe the suspect as a white man with a muscular or stocky build. In addition to a mask he had on sunglasses and wore a rag covering his head.

Anyone with information is urged to call Boca Raton police or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at 1.800.458.TIPS.