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The Faceless Bandit

Fall River, Massachusetts; Fall River, Massachusetts; Fall River, Massachusetts

September 19, 2017; October 2, 2017; October 23, 2017


September 19, 2017
October 23, 2017
October 2, 2017

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  • Sex: Male
  • Remarks: During all three robberies, the Faceless Bandit was completely masked. He wore a black sweatshirt with a large hood and covered his face with black sunglasses, dark ski masks or bandanas. He is believed to be a left-handed male, and wears gloves, which are sometimes mismatched. In each robbery, the suspect verbally threatened and showed a weapon while demanding cash before fleeing on foot.
  • Weapon Used: During his September 19 and October 23 robberies at Santander Bank, which he robbed twice, the suspect revealed a black semi-automatic handgun. On his October 2 robbery, he brandished a black semi-automatic handgun and drew a silver revolver from his waistband before threatening to shoot the teller.


The Faceless Bandit is responsible for at least three armed robberies in Fall River, Massachusetts:

September 19, 2017, Santander Bank, 430 William Canning Blvd., Fall River, Massachusetts 02721, at 4:15 PM

October 2, 2017, Webster Bank, 1450 Plymouth Ave., Fall River, Massachusetts 02721, at 1:02 PM

October 23, 2017, Santander Bank, 430 William Canning Blvd., Fall River, Massachusetts 02721, at 4:33 PM


The FBI is offering a monetary reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest, and prosecution of the person responsible for these robberies.

Should be considered armed and dangerous

Anyone with information should call the FBI Boston Division's Violent Crimes Task Force at 857-386-2000, or the Fall River Police Department at 508-676-8511. Tips can also be electronically submitted at tips.fbi.gov.

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: Boston