SAN FRANCISCO—On June 29, at approximately 1:10 p.m., a man attempted to rob a bank in Union Square, but fled the scene after the bank teller admitted to pressing a panic button.
The attempted robbery occurred on the 400 block of Sutter Street. The suspect has been described by police as a man in his 50s.
The teller was a 19-year-old woman, who pressed the silent alarm located under her desk after realizing the suspect was attempting to rob the bank.
The suspect fled the bank before authorities arrived. No funds were stolen from the bank. Authorities have not divulged any additional details about the suspect. Anyone with information about the robbery or the suspect is asked to contact the SFPD Tip Line