Attempted Robbery of Springfield Area Bank

Police are investigating the early afternoon attempted robbery of the SunTrust Bank located at 7205 Commerce Street in the Springfield area.

Investigators say a man entered the bank at about 12:05 p.m. today (Tuesday) and passed a note to the teller demanding money. However, he fled without receiving any cash. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as black, in his 40s, around 6 feet tall and wearing black clothing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail, by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or by calling Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.