Home Albuquerque Press Releases 2014 James Patrick Verdream Wanted for Albuquerque Bank Robbery

James Patrick Verdream Wanted for Albuquerque Bank Robbery

FBI Albuquerque April 25, 2014
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are looking for James Patrick Verdream, 47, of Albuquerque, who is wanted in connection with the robbery of New Mexico Educators Federal Credit Union at 6501 Indian School Road NE in Albuquerque on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

On April 25, 2014, a federal arrest warrant was issued for Verdream, pictured below, by the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico after he was charged with bank robbery.

Albuquerque bank robbery suspect James Patrick Verdream (4/25/14)

Albuquerque bank robbery suspect James Patrick Verdream (4/25/14)

Albuquerque bank robbery suspect James Patrick Verdream (4/25/14)

The FBI may pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to Verdream’s arrest and conviction.

Anyone with information about Verdream’s whereabouts is asked to call the Albuquerque FBI Office at (505) 889-1300 (24 hours) or Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at (505) 843-STOP.

Tips also can be submitted online at https://tips.fbi.gov.

Witnesses said a man walked into the credit union at approximately 1:30 p.m. and handed a teller a note demanding money.

The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect, who left the bank.

The public is reminded that all persons are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

Information about other bank robbers wanted by the FBI can be found at https://bankrobbers.fbi.gov.