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August 21, 2013
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South Lake ElDorado Savings robbed Wednesday morning

Police are seeking help finding the man who robbed the South Lake Tahoe ElDorado Savings and Loan at 3443 Lake Tahoe Blvd., at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Based on surveillance footage, the robber appears to be a white man in his 50s, approximately 6 feet, 2 inches tall, of proportionate weight, wearing a beige baseball cap, a short-sleeved plaid button down shirt, khaki cargo shorts and flip flop sandals. The man walked into the bank and presented the teller with a demand note.

He claimed to be armed, but did not display a weapon.

The robber was given an undisclosed amount of money and then walked out of the bank.

A possible getaway vehicle, a 2000-05, black 4-door dual-cab Dodge Ram pickup with a tool box in the bed, was seen driving quickly away from the area of the bank.

The pickup turned westbound on Lake Tahoe Boulevard away from the bank.

Anyone with information can call the South Lake Tahoe Police Department at (530) 542-6100, or via Facebook at

Information may also be submitted to the South Lake Tahoe office of the FBI at (775) 588-4184.

An anonymous tip can be left at the Secret Witness hotline at (530) 541-6800.

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The Record Courier Updated Aug 22, 2013 11:56AM Published Aug 23, 2013 07:07PM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.