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Robbery of Wells Fargo Bank Branch in Denver

FBI Denver September 11, 2012
  • Media Coordinator Dave Joly (303) 630-6060

The Denver Police Department and the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force (RMSSTF) are investigating a bank robbery that recently occurred.

Wells Fargo Bank
1777 West 38th Avenue
Denver, Colorado
August 24, 2012, 11:46 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6’0” in height, and 150 pounds.

The suspect entered the bank, presented a demand note, and fled.

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 Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force at 303-629-7171; or, you can remain anonymous and earn up to $2,000 by calling CRIMESTOPPERS at 720-913-STOP (7867).