Bank robbed on Prince Street


A man donning a black baseball cap, a dark gray hooded sweatshirt and black jeans walked into Virginia Commerce Bank on Prince Street Friday and demanded money from a teller, Alexandria police said.

The five-foot-six-inch suspect with a slim build brandished a handgun at the teller window around 5:45 p.m. and demanded cash. The teller put an undisclosed amount of cash in a bag and handed it to the robber, police said. He then fled the scene.

Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call the Criminal Investigations Section of the Alexandria Police Department at 703-838-4444 or the Crime Solvers tip line at 703-838-4858. Witnesses may remain anonymous.