Man robs bank in Clairemont

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SAN DIEGO — A man who claimed to have a concealed gun robbed a Clairemont Mesa bank Wednesday.

The thief, who appeared to be in his 30s, demanded money from a clerk at the US Bank branch office in the 4100 block of Genesee Avenue shortly after 3 p.m., according to San Diego police. He fled the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash, Officer Tony Martinez said.

The bandit was described as a roughly 6-foot-tall white man in camouflage pants and a dark-green jacket.