by Placerville Newswire / Mar 21, 2016 / comments

Via EDSO: "El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputies and Detectives were notified of an armed bank robbery that occurred at the El Dorado Savings Bank in Georgetown at approximately 1249 PM this afternoon. 

We are on scene and actively investigating this crime. 

The suspect possibly fled in a red Dodge Durango. The vehicle's year and license plate information is not available at this time. The red Dodge Durango was last seen in the area of Greenwood Road and Lower Main Street in Georgetown. 
The suspected bank robber was a white male adult wearing a breathing type mask. The suspect was clothed in blue jeans and a blue rainjacket. 

Please use caution and be a good witness by calling Sheriff's Dispatch immediately if you see this suspect or the possible suspect vehicle. 

We can be reached at 530-621-6600 or via 911. Again, please use caution as the suspect used a gun in this robbery. 

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