West Allis police need help to identify bank robber

WEST ALLIS (WITI) -- West Allis police are looking for the public's help to identify a bank robbery suspect.

The suspect walked into the bank near 80th and National Ave. around 12:45 p.m. on Thursday, January 9th. He passed a note demanding money and placed a black plastic bag on the counter. A bank employee then put cash from the drawer into the bag before leaving the building.

West Allis Police Department detectives are trying to identify the offender and a female who was pushing a stroller in the area at the time of the incident.

The offender is described as a male of unknown race/ethnicity, 25-30 years of age, thin build, wearing a black sweatshirt, black pants, white gloves and black ski mask.

The female subject is described as a female, white with a fair complexion, blonde hair, wearing a white jacket with blue sleeves, and bright-colored gloves. The female was pushing a baby stroller with a small child. This female is not a suspect, but detectives would like to speak with her as she was in the vicinity of the robbery.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or persons involved should contact the West Allis Police Department at 414-302-8000 and ask for the detective bureau in reference to this incident.