SAN ANTONIO -

San Antonio police are asking for the public's help in finding a man who they said robbed a West Side bank -- then apologized to the teller.

Police investigators said around 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 16, a man walked in to the IBC Bank in the 11000 block of Bandera Road.

The thief wrote "This is a hold up, place all the money on the counter" on a piece of paper and handed it to the teller.

The teller placed an unknown amount of money in a bag and handed it to the man, who police investigators said apologized to the teller, then fled.

The robber is described as being a black male, between the ages of 18 and 22 years old, about 6 feet tall and weighing about 160 pounds. He was wearing a navy blue sweatshirt and has a circular birthmark on either his left or right cheek.

Anyone with information on this person is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 224-STOP (7867). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest of the person responsible for this crime.