Bank robber with fake beard sought by RCMP in White Rock, B.C.
Police are hoping to identify the man, who got away with a sum of money
White Rock RCMP are trying to identify a man who robbed a HSBC Bank while wearing a huge fake beard.
The suspect, wearing a black toque and a large, stringy, brown beard, entered the branch in the 1400 block of Johnston Road at approximately 4.40 p.m. PT on Jan. 21. demanding money, and saying that he had a gun.
In a statement, police said they "believe the beard to be a disguise".
The suspect left the bank on foot after being given a sum of cash.
Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to contact White Rock RCMP.