One person is in custody and police are searching for another man after a brazen daylight bank robbery in Saanich this weekend.
It happened at the Royal Bank in Broadmead Village Saturday afternoon.
Police say a lone male entered the bank, approached a teller, and demanded money. The robber then fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of money and jumped into a getaway car waiting outside.
Saanich Police swarmed the area and quickly located the vehicle. The driver was arrested but the passenger escaped.
The suspect is described as a white male, 20-30 years old, with scratches or scabs on his face. He was wearing a blue hoodie. Anyone with information is asked to call Saanich Police or Crime Stoppers.