Man in surgical mask tries to rob Escondido bank: FBI

ESCONDIDO, Calif. — The FBI is asking for the public’s help to identify a man who tried rob an Escondido bank Tuesday.

Authorities say the man attempted to rob the Wells Fargo branch at 1510 W. Valley Parkway. He handed a teller a note demanding cash, but he fled from the bank without any money.

The suspect is described as a white man about 6 feet tall wearing a dark knit watch cap and gray clothing. His mouth and nose were covered with a surgical mask.

Anyone with information about the incident should call FBI San Diego at 858-320-1800 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.

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