Man robs bank blocks from White House
posted Dec 27 2012 1:36PM
WASHINGTON (AP) - D.C. police are looking for a man who robbed a bank just a few blocks from the White House.
Police say the robbery occurred shortly before 1 p.m. at the SunTrust Bank branch on 17th Street Northwest, near the Farragut West Metro station downtown.
Police say the man announced a robbery, demanded money and left with some cash. He was not visibly armed.
Police say the man was in his 50s or older and wearing eyeglasses, a red baseball cap and purple latex gloves.