At approximately 3:00 p.m., the Irvine Police Department (IPD) responded to a robbery call at East West Bank inside 99 Ranch Market at 5402 Walnut Avenue.
A male suspect entered the bank, approached a teller, and demanded cash. Following the robbery, the suspect fled the scene on foot. The suspect was in possession of a firearm during the robbery, but it was not fired and no one was injured.
The suspect is described as male, Caucasian, age 40s, wearing a white t-shirt, jeans, grey converse shoes, and a white fedora-style hat.
IPD is investigating this case in partnership with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.