It happened at the Comerica Bank at 200 Gulfgate Mall at around 1:40pm. Investigators say the man walked into the bank, confronted the teller and demanded money.
The suspect was reportedly carrying a blue bandana that the teller believed held a weapon, but no actual weapn was seen.
The teller handed over the cash to the suspect, when then got away on foot. No one was injured.
The bank robber is described as a black male between 6-feet tall and 6-foot-2 and weighing between 150 and 160 pounds. He possibly had a light beard or a goatee. He was wearing a dark blue or green baseball cap, a burgundy polo-style, short-sleeved shirt, blue jeans and black aviator style sunglasses.
Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this robber, or any felony suspect. If you have information about this crime, please call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 713-222-TIPS (8477), or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000.