Deputies investigating bank robbery in Bakersfield

United Security Bank Bank Robbery
Posted at 4:51 PM, Jun 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-30 22:21:15-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — The Kern County Sheriff's Office is investigating a bank robbery at the United Security Bank on Coffee Rd and Downing Ave.

KCSO says staff at the bank reported the incident just before 4 pm.

They describe the suspect as a man, who mentioned he had a gun but did not show the weapon. He left the scene before deputies arrived and has not been found.

There were no injuries to the staff according to KCSO. The investigation is ongoing.

No word on if this man is the same suspect from another bank robbery in Kern just a few days ago.