Maui police looking for Pukalani bank robber

Happened on Thursday just after noon at First Hawaiian Bank on Makawao Ave.

Published  4:45 AM HST Jan 25, 2013
PUKALANI, Hawaii -

Maui County police are looking for a man who robbed the Pukalani branch of First Hawaiian Bank on Thursday.

It happened at around 12:10 p.m. on Makawao Avenue.

The man showed the teller a demand note and took out what appeared to be a semi-automatic handgun.

The man left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money.

The robber is described as a man in his late 30s to early 40s about 5-feet-10-inches-tall to 6-feet-2-inches-tall.  He weighs between 180 and 190 pounds.  He has fair skin, red hair and a lot of freckles on his face and hands.

The man was last seen wearing a multicolor long-sleeve plaid shirt with a light blue bandana on his head.

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous and police say do not approach him.

If you have information regarding this person, please call the Maui Police Department at 244-6403 or the Maui Crimestoppers Hotline at 242-6966 and your information with remain confidential.

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