Avondale police searching for armed robber who attacked man at ATM

Posted at 2:27 PM, Jul 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-06 21:10:47-04

Avondale police are searching for an armed robber who assaulted a 71-year-old man at an ATM.

Investigators said the robbery happened shortly before 9 a.m. Monday, July 4, at a Chase Bank near McDowell and Dysart roads.

The assailant hit the victim on the head with an unknown object, took his cash and drove away in a red Sedan.

The attacker is described as a white or Hispanic man with dark hair and a goatee who was wearing a bright green long-sleeved shirt and khaki-colored shorts or pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Avondale Police Department or Silent Witness at 480-948-6377.