Seminole deputies search for suspect in Winter Springs bank robbery

Last Updated: Monday, January 08, 2018, 4:34 PM EST

Seminole County deputies are investigating a bank robbery Monday afternoon at a Bank of America in unincorporated Winter Springs.

  • Deputies search for Winter Springs bank robbery suspect
  • Suspect handed note to teller demanding cash
  • Suspect also allegedly told teller he had a weapon

The incident happened at 12:45 p.m. at 1445 Tuskawilla Road. The suspect entered the Bank of America, handing over a note to the teller demanding cash and that he had a weapon, deputies say.

The teller reportedly handed the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash, and then the suspect fled.

Deputies say the suspect is described as a Hispanic male, about 25 to 30 years old, has short hair and is about 6 feet tall.

He also wearing an Atlanta Braves baseball cap, black-rimmed glasses, a black jacket and jeans, and was carrying a black shoulder bag, according to a news release.

Investigators also say that the suspect may have possibly attempted to rob another Bank of America on 1001 Red Bug Lake Road in Casselberry at about 12:27 p.m.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Seminole County Sheriff's Office at 407-665-6650 or Crimeline at (800) 423-TIPS (8477). Calls remain anonymous.