A man who has robbed several banks since May is believed to have struck again Thursday.
About 12:30 p.m., a man who said he had a gun robbed the First Bank at 817 Village Center Drive, Colorado Springs police said.
"The suspect is believed to be the same man responsible for several others in the area since May," police said.
No one was injured during the robbery.
The robber fled north across Vindicator Drive and through an apartment complex parking lot. He reportedly was nearly struck by a car as he fled. Police ask anyone who might have seen suspicious activity in the area to call 444-7000. People also can call Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers at 634-7867.
Contact Daniel J. Chacon 476-1623.