Cross-dressing bank robber sought by police

Author: Christopher Yazbec, News editor, News4Jax.com, cyazbec@wjxt.com
Published On: Dec 04 2013 12:25:34 PM EST
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

A man who robbed a Westside bank Wednesday morning is being sought by police.

Officers said the man went into First Florida Credit Union at 4530 St. Johns Ave. at 10:10 a.m., approached a teller and demanded cash.

After receiving the money, he fled on foot in an unknown direction.

The robber was described as a black man, 45-46 years old, 190 pounds, with shave bumps on his face. He was wearing a light brown medium-length ladies-style wig, large light brown sunglasses, a dark sweater and pants.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.