Police: Man robs bank wearing pink lipstick, women’s fur coat

Posted on: 11:36 am, January 19, 2012, by , updated on: 07:10pm, January 20, 2012

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – A man, dressed as a woman, robbed a Wells Fargo bank in Richmond, Virginia, according to Richmond Police.

The man, who police said wore a black full-length women’s fur coat, a fur brimmed leopard print hat, pink lipstick and sunglasses walked into the bank located at 3201 West Cary Street Wednesday morning and gave the teller a note demanding money, police wrote in a press release.

No one was hurt in the robbery.

Police described the suspect as:

  • a black male
  • 25 – 45 years old
  • 6′ 2″ tall

Police ask anyone who can help solve this crime to call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

Police can also receive tips via text message. You can text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key work “ITip” followed by the tip.