Concord police seek help in suspected ATM armed robbery, stolen vehicle investigation

CONCORD (KRON) – Concord police are seeking the public’s help in a suspected armed robbery at an ATM Thursday night during which the victim’s car was stolen, police officials said.

At about 9:15 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a report of an armed robbery of an ATM customer at the Wells Fargo Bank located at 2190 Willow Pass Road in Concord.

Upon arrival, officers determined the ATM customer had just completed a transaction when he was confronted by a male suspect with a handgun, police said.

The victim told police, he complied with the suspect’s demand for his money and then ran away to call 9-1-1.

The suspect was last seen driving the victim’s Lexus, police said, which had been parked near the ATM with the keys in the ignition.

The stolen black 4-door 2006 Lexus ES330 sedan with California license plate #7JNE801 was last seen traveling northbound on Port Chicago Highway from Willow Pass Road. After an extensive search, police said the robbery suspect and the stolen Lexus remain at large.

The victim described the male suspect as approximately 35 years old, 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing 160 to 170 pounds, with short, dark hair and wearing dark clothing.

The victim did not sustain any injuries from the incident, police said.

Concord police detectives are investigating the incident and have notified Wells Fargo Bank.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Major Case Unit Detective Christine Magley at (925) 603-5858. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call the Concord Police Department Tip-line at (925) 603-5836. If you locate the stolen Lexus please call 911 to report its location.

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