Des Peres, MO (KSDK) - Police spent Monday afternoon searching for a bank robber in a Des Peres, Missouri neighborhood.

The search was concentrated on a neighborhood near the West County Cinema.

Police say around 3:15 p.m. a man robbed the U.S. Bank inside the Schnucks off Manchester and ran from the scene.

He was last seen in the area around the theater and Trader Joe's.

The suspect is described as a black male standing 5'5" tall. He may weigh around 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a shoulder-length female wig and a black and blue windbreaker.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery or the identity of the suspect should contact CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.

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