Detectives searching for suspect after bank robbery in Chico

Officers say they are working to make an arrest on a suspect who they say robbed the Self-Help Federal Credit Union at gunpoint Monday morning.

Posted: Jun 30, 2020 10:05 AM
Updated: Jun 30, 2020 10:59 AM

CHICO, Calif. – Officers are searching for a suspect who they say robbed the Self-Help Federal Credit Union at gunpoint Monday morning.

Chico Police Officers arrived at 221 Pillsbury Rd. just before 11 a.m. Monday due to a reported armed robbery.

A man entered the credit union, approached a teller, removed a handgun from his waistband, and demanded money, according to the police. The suspect was given cash and then left the scene on foot.

Detectives with the Chico Police Department are investigating the robbery and asking anyone with information to contact them at 530-897-4900. At this time, no description of the suspect was provided.

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