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Robbery of Woodforest National Bank in Houston
Photos Released of Pistol-Packing Bank Robber

FBI Houston September 26, 2012
  • Special Agent Shauna Dunlap (713) 936-7638

The FBI needs your help identifying the armed man who robbed the Woodforest National Bank located inside the Walmart located at 3506 Highway 6 South in Houston, Texas, earlier today. Bank security photographs are below.

At approximately 11:37 a.m., the robber entered the bank alone and approached the teller. He verbally demanded cash while displaying his handgun. He got away with some cash. He was seen leaving the area on foot. No one was physically hurt during the robbery.

The bank robber is described as a black or Hispanic male, approximately 5’7” to 5’8” tall. He wore a hat, dark shirt, and sunglasses. He was armed with a handgun.

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.