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Robbery of Wells Fargo Bank Branch in Denver

FBI Denver October 22, 2013
  • Special Agent Amy E. Sanders (303) 630-6060

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

Wells Fargo Bank
4701 North Peoria Street
Denver, Colorado
October 21, 2013, 12:16 p.m.

The suspect is described as a black male, 25 to 35 years of age, approximately 5’6” to 5’10” in height, about 150 pounds, and wearing a grey facemask and black clothing.

The suspect entered the bank, displayed a handgun, and fled.

Denver Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 1 of 3 (10/22/13)

Denver Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 2 of 3 (10/22/13)

Denver Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 3 of 3 (10/22/13)

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).