The Pasco County Sheriff's Office is seeking two men who robbed a bank at U.S. 19 and Gulf Trace Boulevard in Aloha Gardens. The Barnett Bank at 2865 U.S. 19 was robbed shortly before 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, said sheriff's spokesman Jon Powers. The men, one black, one white, each between 18 and 25 years old, were armed with handguns and wore masks, Powers said. One man ordered the four tellers and two customers to get down on the floor while the other jumped over the counter and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the registers. The men were last seen running southwest across the parking lot, Powers said. No shots were fired and no one was injured as a result of the robbery. The black man was between 6 feet 1 and 6 feet 3 and 150 to 170 pounds. He wore a white and blue striped shirt and blue jeans. The white man was between 5 feet 7 and 5 feet 10 and weighed 140 to 170 pounds. He wore a white T-shirt, shorts and a baseball cap.
New PHCC center to open
LAND O'LAKES _ The new Pasco-Hernando Community College Land O'Lakes center opens July 10. The satellite office, which had been in Mariner Plaza at U.S. 41 and State Road 54, has moved to 21609 Village Lakes Shopping Center. An open house is scheduled from 3 to 7 p.m. July 10 to 13. College representatives will be available to answer questions and give information about fall classes that will be held at Land O'Lakes High School. Refreshments will be served. For information, call (813) 847-2727, ext. 1009.