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Robbery of First National Bank Branch in Laramie, Wyoming

FBI Denver December 29, 2011
  • Media Coordinator Dave Joly (303) 630-6060

The Laramie Police Department and the FBI Office in Cheyenne, Wyoming, are investigating a bank robbery that occurred on December 28, 2011 at First National Bank, 2020 East Grand Avenue, Laramie, Wyoming, at 4:50 p.m.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 30s, approximately 6’ in height, 200 pounds, with a medium build and dark hair.

The suspect was wearing a dark work-type jacket, dark pants, boots, dark glasses, and a dark “Indiana Jones”-type hat on his head. The beard the suspect wore was long and thick and may be fake.

The suspect entered the bank and showed a handgun.

Bank robbery is punishable by a 20-year prison sentence for each offense and increases if a dangerous weapon is used in the commission of the crime.

The FBI continues to provide financial institutions with the best practices for security to make them less vulnerable to robberies.

If anyone has any information on the bank robbery above, or any bank robbery, please call the FBI Office in Cheyenne, Wyoming at 307-632-6224; or, you can remain anonymous and earn up to $2,000 by calling CRIMESTOPPERS at 720-913-STOP (7867).

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