PEARLAND -

Pearland police are asking for help as they try to identify a man wanted in connection to a bank robbery.

It happened around 4:45 p.m. Thursday at the IBC Bank inside the HEB located in 2800 block of Business Center Drive.

Police said a black man approached a teller, demanded money and claimed to have a gun. The suspect left the bank before police arrived.

Officials describe the suspect as a black man between 20 and 30 years old.  He was last seen wearing a multi-colored fishing hat, green rimmed glasses and a red shirt with the word 'Society' printed on the front.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det.Arnold with the Pearland Police Department at 281-997-4100.  Tips may also be submitted by email to ctip@ci.pearland.tx.us.