On April 2, 2013 at approximately 11:30 a.m., Vancouver Police responded to an attempted robbery at the Chase bank branch located at 1205 Broadway. A male suspect entered the bank, presented a note to a teller demanding money. The teller stepped away from her window out of view and when the teller did not return quickly the suspect fled the bank on foot, without any cash. Police responded to the area and the suspect was located and apprehended in the area of 13th/Esther Street.
Robert D. Hobert, 56, of Vancouver, was arrested and booked into the Clark County jail on one count of attempted Robbery I.