policeblotter_sfa.jpgPolice are seeking a man who robbed a bank in downtown San Francisco on Friday afternoon.

The robbery was reported at 12:41 p.m. Friday in the first block of Post Street.

The suspect, a man believed to be in his mid 30s, walked into the bank, set a backpack on the counter and told an employee that he was armed and demanding money, according to police.

The employee put an undisclosed amount of cash into the backpack, which the suspect took and then fled from the bank on foot, police said.

No weapon was seen during the robbery and no one was injured in the bank, according to police.

The suspect had not been found as of this morning. Anyone with information about the robbery is encouraged to call the Police Department’s anonymous tip line at (415) 575-4444 or send a tip by text message to TIP411.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

Want more news, sent to your inbox every day? Then how about subscribing to our email newsletter? Here’s why we think you should. Come on, give it a try.

Please make sure your comment adheres to our comment policy. If it doesn't, it may be deleted. Repeat violations may cause us to revoke your commenting privileges. No one wants that!