Published On: Mon, Apr 30th, 2012

Boca Police Investigate Report of Robbery Outside Chase Bank

BOCA RATON – Boca Raton Police are investigating a report of a robbery Friday, April 27 at 9:40 in the morning outside the Chase Bank at 5950 West Glades Road.

The victim told officers she had just left the bank after removing $50,000 and a Rolex watch from a safe deposit box. The victim said she entered her car and a male knocked on the passenger window. The male reportedly pointed a black semi-automatic handgun at her through the window and demanded that she open the car door.

Police said the victim opened the door and the gunman sat inside the car. The suspect pointed the gun at her and demanded her bag. The victim said she gave the suspect her bag, which contained her cash and watch. The suspect then reportedly got out of her car, entered a small green or blue car which was parked next to her car, and then drove away east through the parking lot.

The victim was not injured. She said the man was black, about six feet tall, wearing jeans, a hoodie sweatshirt and dark glasses.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Detective Elizabeth Roberts at (561) 620-6135 or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at (800) 458-TIPS.