South East Wales

Large amount of cash stolen in daylight bank robbery in Cardiff

Lloyds bank Image copyright Lloyds Bank
Image caption A CCTV camera image of a man police are trying to trace following the robbery

A large amount of cash has been stolen in a daylight bank robbery in Cardiff.

South Wales Police are investigating the robbery at Lloyds Bank on Cowbridge Road East in the Canton area of the city at 12:30 BST on Tuesday.

Officers are trying to trace a suspect captured on CCTV cameras within the bank.

The man is described as 50-60 years of age, 5ft 9ins (1.75m) to 6ft (1.82m) tall with black hair that is greying. He was wearing black clothing.

Detective Sergeant Andy Miles from Fairwater CID said: "The CCTV is clear and I am confident that members of the public will know his identity.

"I can confirm there have been no reports of any injuries as a result of the incident."

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