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UNKNOWN SERIAL BANK ROBBER

The "Bad Breath Bandit"

Nevada City, California; Grass Valley, California; Los Molinos, California; Durham, California; Columbia, California; Nevada City, California; Chester, California; Georgetown, California

November 13, 2014; September 25, 2014; June 17, 2014; March 21, 2016

UNKNOWN SERIAL BANK ROBBER

March 21, 2016
March 21, 2016

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DESCRIPTION

  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 210 to 250 pounds
  • Sex: Male
  • Build: Medium
  • Complexion: Medium
  • Race: White
  • Remarks: During the November 13, 2014, robbery, the suspect wore a black, zip-front jacket with a hood that had a Nike logo on the left breast; blue jeans; black shoes; and a black San Francisco Giants baseball hat. He also attempted to conceal his identity by wearing a dust or medical mask and dark wrap-around sunglasses. During the September 25, 2014, robbery, the suspect wore a black, zip-front jacket with a hood that had a Nike logo on the left breast; blue jeans; black shoes; and a black San Francisco Giants baseball hat. He also attempted to conceal his identity by wearing a dust or medical mask and dark sunglasses. During the June 17, 2014, robbery and sighting, the suspect wore a blue, button-front shirt with the sleeves pushed up; blue jeans; black shoes; and a black San Francisco Giants baseball hat. He also attempted to conceal his identity by wearing a dust or medical mask with yellow straps and dark sunglasses. During the March 21, 2016, robbery, the suspect wore a San Francisco 49ers baseball hat, a blue raincoat, and blue jeans. Again, the suspect attempted to conceal his identity by wearing a dust mask and dark sunglasses.
  • Weapon Used: Black handgun

CAUTION

On November 13, 2014, at approximately 10:24 a.m., the unknown suspect entered the Tri Counties Bank located at 9411 Midway in Durham, California. He approached a teller and displayed a black handgun while he made his demand for cash. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money and placing it in a blue backpack, the suspect walked out of the bank headed east across Midway, and proceeded into a nearby orchard.

On September 25, 2014, at approximately 10:35 a.m., the suspect entered the Umpqua Bank located at 7843 Highway 99 East in Los Molinos, California. The subject approached a teller's desk and aimed a handgun at the teller. The suspect then walked behind the teller's desk and made demands while holding the gun in a pocket of the backpack. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect departed the bank on foot.

On Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at approximately 1 p.m., the suspect entered the Tri Counties Bank located at 305 Railroad Avenue in Nevada City, California. The suspect approached a teller at the employee's window, presented a black backpack, and demanded cash. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money from the first teller, the suspect approached two other tellers and received money from each of them.  He then exited the bank.

On Tuesday, June 17, 2014, at approximately 11 a.m., the suspect entered the Bank of the West located at 460 Brunswick Road in Grass Valley, California. After a brief interaction with a bank employee, the suspect departed the bank on foot without incident.

On March 21, 2016, at approximately, 1 p.m., the suspect entered the El Dorado Savings located at 6310 Highway 193 in Georgetown, California.  He approached a teller and displayed a black pistol while he made a demand for money.  After receiving an undisclosed amount of money and placing it in a gray backpack, the suspect left the area, possibly in a red Dodge Durango. 

Should be considered armed and dangerous

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