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The Packing Pigeon Bandit

Glendale, Arizona

December 5, 2016


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  • Height: 6'0"
  • Weight: 200 pounds
  • Sex: Male
  • Build: Large
  • Hair: Gray
  • Complexion: Olive
  • Race: White
  • Age: 40s to 50s
  • Remarks: The suspect was wearing a blue sweatshirt with a gray shirt underneath and black parachute pants. He was dubbed the "Packing Pigeon Bandit" because he displayed a silver handgun during the bank robbery and he appears to walk pigeon toed.
  • Vehicle Information: Small-to-mid-size gold or tan late-model SUV
  • Weapon Used: Silver handgun


Around 12:49 p.m. Monday, December 5, 2016, the Arizona Central Credit Union at 6901 W. Bell in Glendale, Arizona, was robbed by a man with a gun in a takeover-style robbery who ordered multiple individuals inside to the floor and pointing a handgun at them. The suspect was wearing a black ski mask and was armed with a silver handgun. The suspect walked up to the teller counter, showed a gun and demanded money and then fled with an unknown amount of U.S. currency. The suspect was described as a White male, with a stocky build. He is believed to be about 56-years-old, with salt and pepper hair and a moustache. The suspect was last seen leaving westbound from 71st Avenue and Juniper in a small-to-mid-size gold or tan late-model SUV.  No one was physically injured during the robbery.


The FBI is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of this individual.

Should be considered armed and dangerous

If you have any information regarding this crime, please contact the Phoenix Office of the FBI at 623-466-1999.

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Field Office: Phoenix