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Robber Hitting Banks in Southwest Valley

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Police are looking for a man who robbed two banks in the southwest Las Vegas valley. Police are looking for a man who robbed two banks in the southwest Las Vegas valley.

LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police is asking for the public's help in identifying a man who robbed a bank near Rainbow Boulevard and Robindale Road Thursday.

According to police, the robber entered the bank just before noon. He approached a clerk, demanded money and said he was armed. The clerk complied and the robber left.

The man also robbed a bank near Durango Drive and Warm Springs Road the afternoon of Sept. 27 in the southwest valley.

The robber approached the teller window, placed a handgun on the counter with the barrel facing the teller and demanded money, the police said. The teller complied and the robber left.

The robber is described as a white man in his 20s, about 6 feet tall with a thin build, red hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a light blue Kansas City Royals ball cap, a white button down shirt and dark jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Robbery Section at 702-828-3591 or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555. Tips directly leading to an arrest or an indictment processed through Crime Stoppers may result in a cash reward.

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