Mississauga bank robbery suspect writes: 'I'm doing this for my family'

Peel Regional Police are asking for help identifying a man suspected in a bank robbery near Bristol Road West and Mavis Road in Mississauga.

Peel Regional Police seek help identifying suspect in bank robbery

Peel Regional Police are asking for help identifying a suspect in a bank robbery near Bristol Road West and Mavis Road in Mississauga at about 6:15 p.m. on Dec. 18, 2015. 
The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s and about five feet seven inches tall with a medium build. (Peel Regional Police)

The man waited in line for about five minutes until a teller was available. Then, he slipped him a handwritten note.

"This is a robbery ... I'm doing this for my family, please don't make a scene."

The man is described as white, 20 to 27 years of age and between five feet six and five feet eight inches tall with a medium build. He was wearing a black balaclava under a brown hooded jacket with black gloves. He was also wearing blue jeans and black shoes with white trim around the soles.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators with the Central Robbery Bureau at (905) 453-2121 ext. 3410. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word "PEEL" and then your tip.