Bank robbed in Carmel Valley

A young man wearing a knit cap robbed a Carmel Valley bank Monday afternoon.

The thief handed a demand note to a teller at the Wells Fargo branch office in the 3800 block of Valley Center Drive shortly after 4 p.m., according to San Diego police. He fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Witnesses described the bandit as a roughly 5-foot-8-inch, 160-pound white man his early 20s, with reddish-blond hair. He was wearing blue Dickies-brand pants, a blue flannel shirt and a tan beanie, police said.