Shreveport Police are searching for the man who robbed a downtown Shreveport bank this morning.
At approximately 10:05 a.m. this morning, patrol officers were dispatched out to the Community Bank of
A concerned citizen was able to provide responding officers with a license plate number and description of the vehicle the suspect used as a get-away car. A short time later, patrol officers found the vehicle, a Ford Taurus, parked and abandoned on a parking lot near the intersection of
Following up on leads, investigators tentatively identified the suspect they believe robbed the bank and received information that he might be in a house on
At this time detectives are working to obtain an arrest warrant for the suspect. He is described as a black male five feet 10 inches tall weighing about 200 pounds. He was wearing a grey hoodie and gloves at the time of the robbery. Anyone with any information regarding this robbery is urged to call Shreveport Police Detective Richard Turpen at 318-673-6955 or Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.