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Robbery of Compass Bank Branch in Aurora

FBI Denver June 07, 2013
  • Media Coordinator Dave Joly (303) 630-6060

The Aurora Police Department and the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force (RMSSTF) are investigating a bank robbery:

Compass Bank
1595 South Havana Street
Aurora, Colorado
June 6, 2013, 9:38 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male in his mid-30s, approximately 5’8” in height, about 165 pounds, with a thin to muscular build.

The suspect entered the bank, threatened employees with a handgun, and fled.

This individual is likely to have a red-colored dye on his hands and face.

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).

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