Woman Robbed At Knifepoint Outside Wells Fargo Bank
Monday afternoon (Dec. 21st) around 4pm, a woman was robbed at knifepoint in front of the Burien Wells Fargo Bank at SW 152nd and Ambaum, resulting in a large police turnout, including the King County Sheriff’s Guardian 1 chopper.
According to Sgt. Jim Laing of the Sheriff’s Department, there were two suspects, and both escaped despite a quick and large police response that lasted until around 5:45pm.
The main suspect is a white male, in his 30s or 40s, with long hair, a mustache and beard, wearing a yellow jacket and brandishing a knife. There is no description of the second suspect.
The female victim was uninjured, but her purse was stolen.