Two men robbed a U.S. bank branch at 1711 Grant Ave. in Novato this morning.The suspects, dressed in dark hooded sweatshirts, entered the bank at about 10:40 a.m. and escaped with cash in a green Mazda minivan, police Lt. Dave Jeffries said.Someone outside the bank saw one of the robbers inside with a gun and called police,Jeffries said.Police found the van abandoned a few blocks away on Park Avenue near Fifth Street and searched unsuccessfully for the suspects, Jeffries said. The FBI is assisting with the investigation.
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