Tampa police on the lookout for bank robber with red money

TAMPA — Have you seen a man paying for things with money colored red? If so, police want your help.

A robber wearing a ski mask and clothed in black held up a Pilot Bank teller at gunpoint about 3 p.m. Thursday and demanded cash, police said.

The teller at the bank, at 7635 N Bruce B. Downs Blvd., gave him money — with a dye pack hidden inside.

Detectives asked that businesses in the area be alert for anyone paying for merchandise with red-colored money.

Tampa police on the lookout for bank robber with red money 01/24/13 [Last modified: Thursday, January 24, 2013 9:19pm]

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