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John Urquhart


Detectives ask for public's help identifying bank robber

Summary

(Shoreline) King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a man that robbed a Heritage Bank in Shoreline on January 21st. The man also had a female accomplice who stood watch as he committed the robbery.
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Detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a man and woman who robbed the Heritage Bank in the 18800 block of 8th Ave NW in Shoreline around 4pm on Thursday, January 21st.

Detectives said that a man entered the bank holding a handgun while his female accomplice stood watch at the entry door.  The man pointed a gun as he entered the bank and said, “This is a robbery.”  The man then demanded money from a clerk and fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

Witnesses saw and older white compact car leave the area right after the robbery.  The vehicle was described as similar to an older Chevy Aveo or Nissan Versa.

The man was described as a white male, 25 to 30 years old, about 6’ tall, thin build, and was wearing a dark beanie with a Broncos emblem, a dark jacket and pants.   The female is only described as wearing a dark colored jacket with fur lining around the hood, and Ugg style boots.

If you have information about this crime please call the King County Sheriff’s Office at 206-296-3311 or you can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 by calling Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477)