Bank robber rips off Atascadero bank, flees in getaway car

Atascadero Police Department searching for bank robber

Joe Buttitta, KEYT - KCOY - KKFX Anchor/Reporter, jbuttitta@keyt.com
POSTED: 08:02 PM PDT Aug 08, 2013    UPDATED: 09:31 PM PDT Aug 08, 2013 
Bank robber rips off Atascadeo bank, flees in getaway car
ATASCADERO, Calif. -

Atascadero police are looking for a bank robber who pulled off a heist Thursday afternoon.

A man walked into the Coast Hills Federal Credit Union on the 8900 block of Pueblo Avenue and demanded cash. Police say he then fled with an undisclosed amount of money and jumped into a waiting getaway car.

Authorities are looking for two men; the one who pulled off the robbery and the driver of the car.

Police provided the following description:


The Atascadero Police Department is asking for help in identifying the men.

No one was hurt during the robbery.