Pregnant woman tried to get away in taxi cab after allegedly robbing bank

Bank of America near San Pedro Avenue, Hildebrand Street robbed


SAN ANTONIO – Police quickly caught up with a woman they believe robbed a North Side bank Tuesday afternoon.

Police said a pregnant woman walked into the Bank of America near San Pedro Avenue and Hildebrand Street around 2 p.m. and handed the teller a note demanding money.

The woman walked out of the building and tried to get into a taxi that happened to be at the bank.

Police responded before the driver left the scene and arrested the woman.

The suspect’s name was not released. A San Antonio police sergeant at the scene said the driver of the cab was unaware the robbery occurred and will not face any charges.

Police said the woman is in her second trimester.