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Federal Bureau of Investigation
News Release
Thursday, July 06, 2017

Up to $5,000 Cash Reward

HOUSTON - The FBI Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help in identifying and locating two suspects who robbed a southwest Houston bank on Monday. Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 in cash for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the duo.

Bank surveillance photographs of the suspects are attached and can also be found on Twitter @FBIHouston and @miFBIHouston.

The two men walked into the Woodforest Bank located inside of Walmart at 9700 Hillcroft on Monday, July 3, 2017 at approximately 10:30 a.m. They waited in line until a teller called them to the counter. While at the counter, one of the men displayed a note to the teller demanding cash and threatening to have a gun. The robber lifted his shirt and displayed a pistol tucked into his waistband. The teller, in fear for his life, gave the robber an undisclosed amount of cash. Both suspects left the bank and were last seen walking southbound through the store parking lot. No vehicle was observed and no one was physically injured.

The suspect who displayed the gun is described as a black male, 20-25 years old, weighing approximately 185 pounds, 5’11”-6’ tall, sporting a mustache and goatee, and wearing a light blue/gray, button-down, long sleeve shirt, maroon baseball cap, khaki pants, and black shoes.

The second suspect is described as a black male, 20-25 years old, weighing approximately 165 pounds, 5’10”-5’11” tall, and wearing a black long-sleeve shirt, army green pants, a red baseball cap, and white shoes.

Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of these bank robbers. If you have any information, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the FBI Houston Field Office at (713) 693-5000. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637) or visit Tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Crime Stoppers of Houston app which can be downloaded at the app store for both iPhone and android devices. All tipsters remain anonymous.

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