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Robbery of J.P. Morgan Chase Bank Branch in Houston
Suspect Dubbed the Blue-Collar Bandit

FBI Houston October 11, 2012
  • Special Agent Shauna Dunlap (713) 936-7638

The FBI needs your help identifying a bank robber who robbed a Houston area bank over the lunchtime hour and while wearing work coveralls. The robbery happened at the J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, located at 7803 Longpoint in Houston, Texas. Bank security photographs are below.

At approximately 12:18 p.m., the robber entered the bank alone and handed the teller a threatening note. The teller complied and gave him some cash. No one was physically hurt. The robber fled the area on foot.

The “Blue Collar Bandit” is described as a white male, 45-55 years old, approximately 5’9”-5’11” tall, and weighing 175-200 pounds. He had gray and black hair and a gray beard. He wore large-frame eyeglasses and light blue work-like coveralls.

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