IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. — Deputies are searching for a man who robbed a South Bay bank at gunpoint late Thursday afternoon.
Officials said a man entered the Chase Bank on Palm Avenue in Imperial Beach armed with a black handgun and demanded money. The man took the cash and drove off, and San Diego County Sheriff’s deputies were still searching for him after 4 p.m.
The robber was described as a black man, about 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds.
FBI officials were headed to Imperial Beach to take over the investigation.