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Robbery of Liberty Bank Branch in New Orleans

FBI New Orleans August 06, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Mary Beth Romig (504) 816-3325

On August 6, 2013 at approximately 1:52 p.m., a robbery occurred at the Liberty Bank branch located at 3002 Gentilly Boulevard, New Orleans.

The suspect entered the location, approached a teller window, and demanded money via a note. He left the bank with an undetermined amount of money.

The suspect is described as a black male between the ages of 45-55, slim build, light complexion, approximately 5’9”-6’0” tall. He was observed wearing a long-sleeved gray shirt over a white shirt and a baseball cap with the word Chevy in block letters. He left the bank on foot and was last observed walking east on Gentilly Boulevard toward Elysian Fields Avenue.

Anyone who has information is asked to contact the FBI at (504) 816-3000 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111. The Metropolitan Orleans Bank Security Association is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of this bank robber. The public can visit bankrobbers.fbi.gov for further information on suspects wanted for bank robbery.

A photo of the suspect is below.

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