"Khaki Bandit"

Napa, California; Napa, California; Glen Ellen, California; Pioneer, California; Walnut Grove, California; Felton, California; Weaverville, California; Durham, California; Napa, California; Arbuckle, California; Woodside, California; Auburn, California; Groveland, California

October 29, 2013; January 10, 2014; February 21, 2014; July 28, 2014; October 27, 2014; July 13, 2015; May 9, 2016; May 9, 2016; September 29, 2016; October 13, 2016; February 14, 2017; May 9, 2017; June 15, 2017; December 5, 2017


Face 12/6/17
Subject 12/6/17
Colusa Robbery 10/13/16

Multimedia: Images


  • Height: 5'10" to 6'0"
  • Weight: Approximately 160 pounds
  • Sex: Male
  • Build: Medium
  • Complexion: Light
  • Race: Caucasian or Hispanic
  • Age: 20s to 30s
  • Remarks: During the commission of most of the robberies, the suspect has worn dark-colored clothing and a hat (frequently a knit cap), and has carried a backpack or messenger-style bag. He wore a dust mask during the Walnut Grove robbery and wore wrap-around, sport-style sunglasses during the May 9, 2016, robberies in Weaverville and Durham. During the Arbuckle robbery, the suspect wore a black, long-sleeved shirt, brown pants, black shoes and a U.S. Air Force baseball cap with USAF on the back and black sunglasses. During the Woodside robbery, the suspect has light, reddish facial stubble and was earing a light colored beanie, black classes, a long-sleeved half-zip shirt, and dark pants. During the Groveland robbery, the suspect wore a grey and cream "ski cap," black glasses, khaki pants, a black, zip-front jacket, and he carried a tan backpack.
  • Weapon Used: Black handgun


This suspect has robbed at least 13 banks in California since 2013.  Typically, the suspect has entered rural banks armed with a black handgun.  Upon approaching the teller, he has made a demand for money and, after receiving money, the suspect has fled the banks.


A reward of up to $20,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the "Khaki Bandit."

Should be considered armed and dangerous

Individuals with information about this individual may call their local FBI office. Tips may also be submitted online at tips.fbi.gov. If the subject is spotted in the community, the public is urged to call 911 and not approach the individual.


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: Sacramento, San Francisco