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Robbery of Chase Bank Branch in New Orleans

FBI New Orleans April 27, 2012
  • Public Affairs Specialist Mary Beth Romig (504) 816-3325

The FBI and NOPD request the public’s assistance in identifying the individual who walked into a J.P. Morgan Chase Bank on Friday, April 27, 2012 to attempt to rob it. At approximately 11:35 a.m., a lone white male entered the bank located at 4525 Chef Menteur Hwy in New Orleans, Louisiana and presented a demand note to a teller but left the bank without any money.

The robber was described as approximately 25-35 years old, 5’9”-6’0” tall, with an athletic build and a goatee. He wore a black long-sleeved shirt with a logo, light blue jeans, a black baseball cap with a logo, and sunglasses.

Anyone with information about this bank robbery is asked to call the FBI at 504-816-3000. The Metropolitan Orleans Bank Security Association (MOBSA) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of this bank robber.

An image of this robber is not available at this time. The public is asked to visit the website www.bandittrackerneworleans.com, featuring color photos and descriptions of other bank robbers and fugitives throughout the FBI’s New Orleans Division, to see if they can assist the FBI in identifying and/or locating the captioned wanted individuals.