THOUSAND OAKS (CBSLA.com) — Police asked for the public’s help to identify a woman who tried to rob a Bank of America branch in Thousand Oaks.

The incident happened at about 6 p.m. on Dec. 5 at the Bank of America branch at 2345 Borchard Road in Newbury Park.

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The woman had approached a bank teller with a note, demanding money, police said. The teller walked away from the counter and notified other employees, who activated the bank’s alarm system.

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The woman left the bank and was believed to have left the area in a dark-colored vehicle.

She was described as a white female with brown eyes, between 20 and 30 years old, about 5-foot-7 with a thin build.

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Anyone with information about the attempted robbery can contact Thousand Oaks police Detective James Sullivan at (805) 947-8109.