FBI Releases Photos from a Christmas Eve Bank Robbery
|FBI Miami December 26, 2009|
Below is information on a bank robbery that happened on Christmas Eve. If anyone has information, they are urged to call the FBI at 305-944-9101. These bank robbers are considered armed and dangerous.
On 12/24/2009, at 1:53 pm two armed males committed a bank takeover in Pembroke Pines.
Fifth Third Bank
199 N. University Drive
Pembroke Pines, Fl.
Two black males entered the bank one armed with a handgun ordering the teller's to the floor. The UNSUBS then forced the tellers into the vault room. Once in the vault room the UNSUBS demanded that the tellers open the vault. The tellers complied as the UNSUBS told them they would be shot if they did not.
During the robbery a male customer and his eight (8) year old son entered the bank and at gunpoint were forced to the floor. In the still photos you see the father shielding his son from the gunman.
The tellers remained in the vault as instructed for 5 minutes, all the while calling the local police department on a cell phone.
The UNSUBS then exited the bank, NO information on any type of getaway vehicle.
B/M wearing a red blazer/sport coat, red shirt and a Boston Red Sox baseball cap. His face was covered with some type of black cloth. 5-11 to 6-0, 200 lbs
B/M wearing a white long sleeve dress shirt with a necktie that was dark in color, dark pants. A Los Angeles Angels baseball cap. Face covered with a black cloth. 6-0 to 6-02, 200 lbs
Age estimates for both is 25 to 30 years of age.