Man wearing lacy sweater, pink slippers sought in Sebastian bank robbery

Police search for gunman who robbed PNC Bank

Published On: Mar 13 2013 11:11:22 AM EDT   Updated On: Mar 13 2013 11:07:38 PM EDT
Bank robber wears pink
SEBASTIAN, Fla. -

Police are searching for man who robbed a Central Florida bank while wearing a pink sweater with lace and fuzzy slippers while carrying a handbag.

The robbery occurred about 3:20 p.m. Tuesday at the PNC Bank in the 900 block of Sebastian Boulevard.

Police said the man showed a bank teller a black handgun, although it is unknown if he was carrying the weapon in his black and pink handbag.

The thief fled the bank after the robbery.  

He was described as a black man in his early 20s, about 5 feet 9 inches tall with a slim build.  He has patchy facial hair and a small mustache and goatee and was wearing a white T-shirt with a pink sweater, bright pink fuzzy slippers, black pants and a dark stocking hat at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with information about the man is urged to call the Sebastian Police Department.