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ARMED SERIAL BANK ROBBER

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Lansdowne, Pennsylvania

August 25, 2021

ARMED SERIAL BANK ROBBER

DESCRIPTION

  • Height: Approximately 6'0"
  • Sex: Male
  • Build: Thin
  • Race: Black
  • Remarks: The subject was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black skull cap, black pants, white sneakers, white mask, and a clear plastic glove on his right hand.
  • Vehicle Information: The subject may have fled the second scene in a dark gray sedan.
  • Weapon Used: The subject was armed with a handgun.

CAUTION

At approximately 1:43 p.m. on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, the subject entered the Chase Bank branch located at 2815 Grays Ferry Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He approached a bank employee and handed them a threatening demand note that said he had a gun, then displayed a handgun tucked in his waistband. He told the employee to walk with him to the teller window and hand the teller the note. As the teller read the note and put their hands up, the subject made a verbal threat referencing his gun. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the subject fled the area of the bank on foot. At approximately 2:44 p.m. the same day, the subject entered the Wells Fargo Bank branch located at 65 West Baltimore Avenue in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania. The subject approached the counter and handed a teller a threatening demand note that said he had a gun. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the subject fled the bank on foot, and may have left the area in a dark gray sedan.

REWARD

A reward is being offered for information leading to this subject’s capture.

Should be considered armed and dangerous

Anyone with information about these robberies or this subject is urged to call the FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force at 215-418-4000; 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