REDLANDS (CBSLA.com) — Authorities in San Bernardino County have arrested a 19-year-old man in connection with the attempted robbery of a Wells Fargo bank branch.
Zachary James Watson of Redlands was arrested Friday morning, authorities said in a department statement.READ MORE: LA County Parks Re-Opens Its Junior Lake Lifeguard Program
Officers said Watson entered the downtown Redlands bank, located at 220 E. State Street, just before 10 a.m. and allegedly handed the teller a demand note.READ MORE: Pageant Of The Masters, Newport Beach Jazz Festival Announce 2021 Dates
“After the teller refused to hand over the money, the man left on foot and was apprehended by officers across the street from the bank,” police said in the statement.MORE NEWS: 2 Long Beach Grocery Stores Shutting Down Saturday Over Hero Pay Law
Anyone with more information about this case was asked to call Detective Corey Hunt at (909) 798-7688 or Redlands Police Dispatch at (909) 798-7681.