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Attempted Robbery of First Commercial Bank Branch in Oklahoma City

FBI Oklahoma City April 12, 2013
  • Special Agent Terry B. Weber (405) 290-3614

James E. Finch, Special Agent in Charge of the Oklahoma City Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, announced the attempted robbery of the First Commercial Bank, 2523 N. Classen in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

At approximately 1:26 p.m. on April 12, 2013, a male entered the bank and approached the teller counter. The male pointed a gun at a teller and uttered something unintelligible. Without saying anything further and without obtaining any money, the subject turned and departed the bank. The subject was last observed on foot North from the bank. No one was injured in this attempted robbery.

Surveillance photos and witness descriptions depict the subject as follows: Asian male, 5’6”-5’7” tall, 120 lbs., dark spiked hair, wearing a white hooded sweatshirt with black trim, blue jeans, black tennis shoes with red laces, sunglasses, and carrying a small black revolver.

The attempted robbery is being investigated by the FBI and the Oklahoma City Police Department.

Anyone with information regarding this attempted 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 attempting to rob a member bank.