Monroe bank robbed, police seek suspect

MONROE — The Union Bank in Monroe was robbed Friday evening after a man passed a note to a teller demanding money. The man implied he had a weapon, but no weapon was seen.

A teller handed an unspecified amount of cash to the man. The man left on foot about 5:35 p.m. No one was hurt during the incident. The bank is in the 200 block of W. Main Street.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-40s, wearing a brown coat, camouflage baseball style hat and work boots. He had dark brown hair and a full dark brown beard interspersed with gray.

The Monroe Police Department is continuing to investigate. Anyone with information regarding this robbery may contact the Monroe Police Department at 360-794-6300. Anonymous information may be left on the tip line at 360-863-4600.

More in Local News

Inslee’s budget solves school funding with help from carbon

His budget would use reserves to boost education, then replenish them with a carbon tax or fee.

Man, 29, injured by shots fired at Everett thrift store

The gunfire followed an argument in the parking lot of Value Village on Evergreen Way.

Police: He made an appointment, then tried to rob the bank

A lawyer is accused of donning a fake beard and telling a teller that a gunman was outside.

Lynnwood robbery leads to lockdown at Edmonds schools

Edmonds police said it was just a precaution as they search around Edmonds-Woodway High School.

Marysville 7-Eleven hit by armed robbers

Officers set up a perimeter and brought in a police dog, but the man couldn’t be found.

In adult court, four teens plead not guilty to murder

Prosecutors allege they worked together to plan and execute a drug robbery in Everett.

2 women struck, injured while crossing busy roads

The first happened Wednesday night in Everett. The second was Thursday morning in Edmonds.

Suspected escort charged with felony assault, robbery

She allegedly told police she shot the man in the head “because he was performing (a sex act) wrong.”

Lives were on the line

After an estimated 350K emergency calls over 35 years, dispatcher Steve Williams is set to retire.

Most Read