Surveillance photos from the Bank of America show Richard Plent, 51, at the teller window about 9:13 a.m. Feb. 6.
SEMINOLE – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for help from the public to locate a man wanted in connection with the Feb. 6 robbery of the Bank of America, 6801 Seminole Blvd. in Seminole.
According to detectives, Richard Plent, 51, entered the bank about 9:13 a.m. and demanded cash from the teller. The teller complied and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect was last seen running out of the south door of the bank.
Through their investigation, detectives were able to identify the suspect and are asking for any information the public may have on his whereabouts. Plent is a transient. Detectives say he may be staying in a motel in the Clearwater or St. Petersburg area.
Plent is 5 feet 8 inches tall, about 250 pounds and is known to be riding a green scooter bearing Florida tag 8628KA.
Anyone with information on Plent’s whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Jeff Capra of the Robbery Homicide Unit at 727-582-6200; or to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1800-873-TIPS.