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UNKNOWN SERIAL BANK ROBBER

Blues Bandit

Phoenix, Arizona; Glendale, Arizona; Phoenix, Arizona; Phoenix, Arizona; Surprise, Arizona

October 3, 2016; December 7, 2016; December 14, 2016; January 10, 2017; January 30, 2017

UNKNOWN SERIAL BANK ROBBER

13770 W. Bell Road 01-30-17
59th Avenue and Bell Road 12-07-16
59th Avenue and Bell 12-07-16
2501 W. Happy Valley Road 10-03-16

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DESCRIPTION

  • Sex: Male
  • Weapon Used: Unknown type of handgun

CAUTION

On October 3, 2016, at 6:27 p.m., the suspect entered the Walmart store located at 2501 W. Happy Valley Road in Phoenix. He proceeded to the Desert Schools Federal Credit Union branch inside and approached the teller counter where he displayed a demand note. The suspect also reached inside of his jacket and grabbed a black handle believed to be a handgun. 

The suspect was described as a White male, in his late 30s, 5'7" to 6'0", 180 pounds, wearing a black fedora-style hat, thick framed prescription glasses, black suit jacket, white collared shirt, black dress pants, black dress shoes, and clear latex gloves.

 

On December 7, 2016, at approximately 7:02 p.m., the suspect entered the Walmart store located at 5845 W. Bell Road in Glendale.  He proceeded to the Desert Schools Federal Credit Union branch inside and waited in the customer line.  He was called to the teller counter where he displayed a robbery demand note.  The teller complied and gave him currency and he fled the store. 

The suspect was described as a White or Hispanic male, in his 20s, 5’8”, medium build, wearing a black fedora hat, prescription glasses, black suit bandages on fingertips, and was carrying a black binder.


On December 14, 2016, at approximately 6:41 p.m., the suspect entered the Walmart store located at 1825 W. Bell Road in Phoenix.  He proceeded to the Desert Schools Federal Credit Union branch inside where he displayed a robbery demand note and indicated he was armed with a gun.  The teller gave the suspect U.S. Currency and he fled the store. 

The suspect was described as a White male, approximately 40 years old, 5’11” to 6’ tall, 165 to 200 pounds, wearing a dark colored fedora style hat, prescription eye glasses, dark gray or black sport coat, blue collared dress shirt, dark grey or black dress pants, black shoes, bandaids worn on fingertips and was carrying a black binder.


On January 10, 2017, at approximately 6:23 p.m., the suspect entered the Walmart store located at 6145 N. 35th Avenue in Phoenix.  He proceeded to the Desert Schools Federal Credit Union branch inside where he displayed a robbery demand note to the teller and threatened a weapon.  The teller complied and gave the suspect U.S. Currency and he fled the store.  

The suspect was described as a White or Hispanic male, early 30s, 5’9” tall, 180 pounds, light complexion, and was seen wearing a black fedora style hat, black suit, dark-colored dress shirt, dark tie, and was carrying a black leather folder along with a blue zippered bank bag.


On January 30, 2017, at approximately 6:48 p.m., the suspect entered the Walmart store located at 13770 W. Bell Road in Surprise.  He proceeded to the Desert Schools Federal Credit Union branch inside and waited in the customer line.  He was called to the counter where he displayed a robbery demand note and threatened a gun.  The teller complied and gave him U.S. Currency and he fled the store.


The suspect was described as being a White or Hispanic male, in his early 30s, 5’8” tall, 200 pounds, with dark hair and a large hole in right ear (possibly a gauge hole).  He was wearing a dark fedora hat, prescription glasses, dark suit coat, dark shirt, dark tie and black leather gloves.



 


Should be considered armed and dangerous

If you have information regarding this robbery series, please contact the Phoenix FBI Office at 623-466-1999.

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Field Office: Phoenix