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Man dressed in wig, women's clothing robs bank in Chesapeake

Police said a robber wore a long wig and women's clothing when he held up Wells Fargo branch in Chesapeake.
Credit: Chesapeake Police Department
A man dressed in women's clothing robbed a Wells Fargo Bank in Chesapeake.

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) — Chesapeake police said they were at a bank Wednesday afternoon after a man wearing a long wig and women's clothing robbed it.

Officers said the robbery happened around 1:15 p.m. at Wells Fargo in the 3900 block of Portsmouth Blvd.

The man finished the look with sunglasses. He went up to a teller and demanded money.

Credit: Chesapeake Police Department
A man, disguised as a woman, robbed a Wells Fargo Bank in Chesapeake.

Investigators said after the teller gave him money he left bank.

Police released images of the accused robber and asked that anyone who recognizes him or knows anything about the robbery call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip online or in the P3tips app.