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Suspect Wanted for Five Bank Robberies

FBI Cleveland December 14, 2012
  • Special Agent Vicki D. Anderson (216) 522-1400

Stephen D. Anthony, Special Agent in Charge of the Cleveland Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for the Northern District of Ohio, is seeking information regarding an individual suspected of being responsible for five area bank robberies since October 26, 2012.

The five bank robberies have occurred at the following locations: Dollar Bank, 5201 Wilson Mills Road, Richmond Heights, Ohio, on October 26, 2012; PNC Bank, 2233 Warrensville Center Road, University Heights, Ohio, on October 30, 2012; Ohio Savings Bank, 14033 Cedar Road, South Euclid, Ohio, on November 19, 2012; Dollar Bank, 6563 Brecksville Road, Independence, Ohio, on November 26, 2012; and US Bank, 2211 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio, on December 13, 2012.

The subject is believed to be Cetric Sumpter. Sumpter is described as a black male with brown eyes and black hair, 28-years-old, approximately 5’8” tall, and weighing approximately 165 lbs.

Any information regarding the location of Cetric Sumpter should be directed to the Cleveland FBI Field Office at 216-522-1400. Tips can remain anonymous.

A reward is being offered for information leading to the identification and arrest of Cetric Sumpter, the individual believed to be responsible for these five bank robberies.

Any questions regarding this press release should be directed to SA Vicki D. Anderson at 216-522-1400 or vicki.anderson@ic.fbi.gov.

Photos of the suspect, including at robberies, are below.