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Armed robber gets away with cash at Hillcrest bank

Mission Federal Bank located at 269 W Washington Street
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The Mission Federal Bank on W. Washington Street was the scene of an armed bank robbery at about 9:30 Thursday morning.

Police say a man of unknown race entered the building with a handgun and demanded cash from the teller.

The teller complied and gave the suspect an undetermined amount of money before he fled. 

Police describe the man as wearing a gray "beanie" cap, a gray hoodie, dark sunglasses and a mask.

San Diego Police Robbery Detectives and the FBI are handling the investigation.