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Armed Robbery of Bank of America Branch in Warr Acres

FBI Oklahoma City February 13, 2013
  • Special Agent Martinus D. McConnell (405) 290-3846

OKLAHOMA CITY—James E. Finch, Special Agent in Charge of the Oklahoma City Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, announced the robbery of the Bank of America branch located at 3501 N. McArthur, Warr Acres, Oklahoma, 73122.

At approximately 10:34 this morning, two black males entered the bank with weapons drawn. One of the subjects approached the teller counter demanding money be placed in a blue backpack while pointing a large revolver. The tellers complied with the demand. The second subject stood in the lobby area yelling at the counter to give money while keeping other bank employees and customers at bay with a dark-colored handgun.

Both subjects departed the bank and were last observed departing westbound into the Summer Place apartment complex, which is adjacent to the bank. No one was injured in today’s robbery.

Surveillance photos (below) and witness descriptions depict the subjects as follows:

Subject #1 (at counter): Black male, early 20s, 6’2” tall, slim build, wearing blue jeans and a black or dark-colored hooded sweatshirt or jacket, carrying a large revolver.

Subject #2 (in lobby): Black male, 6’ tall, white hooded sweatshirt or jacket, carrying a dark colored handgun.

The robbery is being investigated by the FBI and the Warr Acres Police Department.

Anyone with information regarding this robbery should contact the FBI at (405) 290-7770 (24-hour number). You may remain anonymous. The Oklahoma Banker’s Association offers a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest, and/or conviction of anyone robbing a member bank.