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UNKNOWN SERIAL BANK ROBBER

"Gone Plaid Bandit"

California

February 17, 2010

UNKNOWN SERIAL BANK ROBBER

February 17, 2010
February 11, 2011
May 16, 2011
May 11, 2012

DESCRIPTION

  • Height: Approximately 5'6" to 5'8"
  • Weight: Approximately 160 pounds
  • Sex: Male
  • Build: Thin
  • Hair: Brown
  • Race: White
  • Age: 20s to 30s
  • Weapon Used: None

CAUTION

Law enforcement officials are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a serial bank robber who has allegedly robbed at least twelve banks in and around the Orange County, California, area since February 17, 2010.

During each robbery linked to the “Gone Plaid Bandit,” a lone male suspect approaches the victim teller, presents a note demanding cash, and then threatens the teller with a weapon. The suspect has worn baseball hats with over-sized bills, sunglasses, and plaid shirts. In some robberies, the suspect has been described as having worn an ACE-type bandage on his right hand. He may also wear his facial hair styled in a “soul patch.”

The “Gone Plaid Bandit” is also suspected in robberies in Fullerton, Yorba Linda, Anaheim Hills, Irvine, Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, Marina Del Rey, and Los Angeles- all in California. The last robbery occurred on April 27, 2013.

Should be considered armed and dangerous

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact your local FBI Office or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate. You can also submit a tip at: tips.fbi.gov

Field Office: Los Angeles