Police Looking for Armed Robbery Suspect

Rifle Police, and other law enforcement officials are looking for a man they say robbed American National Bank in Rifle this morning.

According to a press release from the Police Department , the robbery was reported at 10:27 a.m. this morning. The release goes on to say that the suspect displayed a semi automatic handgun. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken during the robbery. The suspect fled on foot, last seen running west.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5\’9” – 5\’11” tall, possible age mid 20\’s, thin build, last seen wearing blue jeans, dark gray or black hoodie, black ball cap with white design or letting on front, black backpack.

Law enforcement officers say they will canvass neighborhoods in the Rifle area and they encourage anyone who may have information about the suspect to call the Rifle Police Department immediately at 665-6500 or 625-8095.