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Thieves attempt to rob Wells Fargo customer in west Las Vegas

Posted at 5:10 PM, Feb 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-05 20:35:46-05

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Police are investigating a robbery attempt at a Well Fargo bank in west Las Vegas.

Officers were notified about the incident that occurred at a branch located at 10900 West Tropicana Avenue, near Hualapai Way, just after 10:15 p.m. on Jan. 29.

A woman was attempting to make an ATM deposit when she was approached by a man armed with a gun, according to authorities.

She was able to escape the suspect while in her vehicle and saw two men run away into the desert area.

The woman did not report any injuries but police continue to search for the suspects.

Anyone with further information was urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.