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Police ask for tips in finding Lacey bank robber

Lacey Police have released this image of a suspect in a Nov. 23 bank robbery.
Lacey Police have released this image of a suspect in a Nov. 23 bank robbery. Lacey Police

Lacey Police are asking the public for help in finding a suspect in the robbery at Chase Bank on Nov. 23.

At about 2:55 p.m., a man robbed the bank at 8225 Martin Way E. in Lacey.

“During the commission of the robbery, the suspect brandished a black pistol that he had concealed inside his backpack,” said Lacey Police Detective Jon Mason.

The robber fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect was described as a 5-foot, 10-inch black man with a skinny to medium build, black hair and brown eyes. He is considered armed and dangerous, according to police.

The case is the “Crime of the Week” for Crime Stoppers of Olympia/Thurston County. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.

Lisa Pemberton: 360-754-5433, @Lisa_Pemberton

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