ARMED SERIAL BANK ROBBER
STRAW HAT BANDIT
Bucks County, Pennsylvania; Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
June 8, 2012; September 28, 2012; January 18, 2013; March 30, 2013; May 24, 2013; May 24, 2013; August 30, 2013; January 2, 2014; January 6, 2015; July 3, 2015; July 2, 2016
ARMED SERIAL BANK ROBBER
- Height: 6'0" to 6'2"
- Sex: Male
- Build: Muscular to Stocky
- Race: White
- Age: 50s or older
- Remarks: The subject has concealed his face for all the robberies using a mask, pillowcase, or bandana. He has also worn a variety of hats, including a large straw hat, dark-colored bucket hat, and black baseball cap with unknown white writing. He favors hooded sweatshirts, suit coats, and lightweight jackets.
- Vehicle Information: He may own or have access to a dark-colored Volvo sedan and a blue BMW.
- Weapon Used: The subject carries or wears a black semi-automatic handgun.
This subject is wanted in connection with 11 bank robberies in Pennsylvania from 2012 to 2016:
June 8, 2012 – Colonial American Bank; 300 Welsh Road - Horsham
September 28, 2012 – First Federal Bank; 803 Park Avenue - Wrightstown
January 18, 2013 – Wells Fargo Bank; 706 Stony Hill Road - Yardley
March 30, 2013 – PNC Bank; 1015 South Bethlehem Pike - Ambler
May 24, 2013 – Harleysville Savings Bank; 1889 East Ridge Pike - Royersford
May 24, 2013 – Univest Bank; 4285 Township Line Road - Schwenksville
August 30, 2013 – Wells Fargo Bank; 25 West Skippack Pike - Ambler
January 2, 2014 – First Priority Bank; 10 Sentry Parkway - Blue Bell
January 6, 2015 – Wells Fargo Bank; 481 West Germantown Pike - Plymouth Meeting
July 3, 2015 – Wells Fargo Bank; 1675 Limekiln Pike - Dresher
July 2, 2016 – PNC Bank; 1216 Welsh Road - North Wales
He displays a gun and makes a verbal demand for money, then flees.
REWARDPNC Bank, a non-governmental organization, is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this individual. The FBI has no involvement in the administration of this reward or any of its governing terms or conditions.
Should be considered armed and dangerous
Anyone with information about these robberies or this subject is urged to call the FBI at 215-641-8910; tipsters can remain anonymous.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: Philadelphia