Mission Viejo bank robbery suspect sought

MISSION VIEJO, Calif. -- A bank robber is on the run after he brandished a weapon at a Chase bank in Mission Viejo and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The incident happened at a branch on Alicia Parkway Tuesday afternoon.

The suspect showed the teller a note demanding cash and flashed a silver revolver.

It's unclear how much money he ran off with.

The robber is described as an African-American man in his 40s, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing around 245 pounds.

If you recognize the man, you're urged to call Orange County Crime Stoppers at (855) 847-6227. null