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Bank Robber Denied Christmas Cash

FBI Houston December 22, 2012
  • Special Agent Shauna Dunlap (713) 936-7638

A bank robber trying to get some quick Christmas cash was turned away at a Houston Chase Bank today. But, you can earn some money if you can help the FBI identify the would-be bank robber. Bank surveillance photographs of the robber are below.

The bank robbery happened at the Chase Bank located at 5445 Almeda Road in Houston, Texas around 9:20 this morning. The bank robber entered the bank and handed a teller a threatening note demanding money. The teller stalled the bank robber and he walked away empty handed. No one was physically hurt during the robbery.

The bank robber was described as a black male, 26-28 years old, about 5’8” to 5’11” tall with a dark complexion. He had a goatee and was unshaven. He wore a gray hoodie, blue jeans, a ball cap, and eyeglasses.


Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this robber. If you have information about this case, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477), or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000.