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Robbery of Western Commerce Bank Branch in Carlsbad

FBI Albuquerque December 14, 2012
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI and Carlsbad Police Department are looking for a man who robbed Western Commerce Bank branch at 127 S. Canyon St. on Thursday, December 13, 2012.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-60s or 70s. He was unshaven and had dark-rimmed glasses and a small build. He appeared to be wearing a dark beanie and jacket.

Witnesses say the suspect walked into the bank at approximately 10 a.m. Thursday and handed a teller a note demanding money.

The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The FBI may pay a reward of up to $1,000 for the arrest and conviction of this suspect.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the FBI at 505-889-1300 (24 hours), Carlsbad Police Department, 575-885-2111 (24 hours), or send a tip online at https://tips.fbi.gov.

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