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Public Safety News
Federal Bureau of Investigation
News Release
Friday, February 23, 2018

SUSPECT IN TWO BANK ROBBERIES SOUGHT
Up to $5,000 Cash Reward

HOUSTON - The FBI Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help identifying and locating the man who has robbed two Houston banks in the last two weeks. Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the bank robber. 

The first bank robbery happened at 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at the J.P. Morgan Chase Bank located at 12802 Memorial Drive in west Houston. The second robbery occurred at approximately 2:25 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Comerica Bank located at 8707 Highway 6 South in Fort Bend County.

In both instances, the suspect entered the bank and threatened the teller by claiming that he had a gun and demanded cash. Both times, the robber fled on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male in his late 20’s to early 30’s, approximately 5’9” to 6’0” tall with an average build and a goatee. During both robberies, the suspect wore diamond stud earrings in each ear, a black or white flat-bill baseball cap, and a black embellished zip-up jacket.

Bank surveillance photographs of the suspect are attached. They can also be found on Twitter @FBIHouston.

Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of this bank robber. 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 www.crime-stoppers.org. 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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