Published: Jul 08, 2010 1:07 AM EDT
Updated: Jul 07, 2010 1:36 PM EDT

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office received a call at 10:45 a.m. of a bank robbery at RBC Centura Bank,24123 Peachland Blvd. in Port Charlotte (Near Veterans Blvd. & I-75/Exit-170 area).

Detectives report they are looking for a black male, 6-foot tall, scruffy beard, black pants with a red stripe, black jacket, gloves, green hat with white emblem and white shoes. The robber did have a gun and took an unknown amount of money before fleeing the area. A perimeter has been set up around the area with K9, CCSO Aviation helicopter, deputies, and detectives. No other details are available at this time.

If you have information about this bank robber suspect, please call the CCSO at 941-639-2101, or Crime Stoppers at 800-780-TIPS (8477).