Luis Rivera was arrested in connection with a bank robbery in Fontana.  (Contributed photo by Fontana Police Department)

A suspect has been arrested in connection with a bank robbery in Fontana, according to the Fontana Police Department.

The robbery occurred on June 21 at about 4:25 p.m. at Chase Bank in the 14500 block of Baseline Avenue in the northwestern area of the city.

The suspect walked into the bank and passed a note to a teller demanding cash. The teller complied and handed over an unknown amount of currency.

The suspect walked out of the bank and was seen on a residential camera walking north on Cherry Avenue. He was wearing all black clothing with gray plastic gloves and a gray surgical mask.

Fontana P.D. detectives followed up on all available leads and were able to identify Luis Rivera, 24, as the suspect, police said on June 24.

Detectives and officers from the Fugitive Apprehension Team detained Rivera without incident in Colton. A search of his vehicle revealed some evidence of the robbery, police said. Rivera was booked at West Valley Detention Center.

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