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Robbery of Arvest Bank Branch Inside Oklahoma City Walmart

FBI Oklahoma City December 23, 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 robbery of the Arvest Bank branch located inside Walmart at 7800 N.W. Expressway in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

At approximately 6:52 p.m. today, a black male approached the teller counter at the bank and gave the teller a note. The note demanded money and stated the subject had a gun. The teller complied and provided the subject with an undisclosed amount of money. The subject was last seen departing the Walmart on foot. No weapon was seen, and no one was hurt in today’s robbery.

The subject is described as a black male, mid-20s, 5'8”-5'9" tall, 140 to 160 pounds, slight goatee, glasses; he was wearing a dark blue hooded jacket with “Wright Career College” on the front, blue jeans, and brown work boots.

Surveillance photographs appear to show the suspect departing as a passenger in a silver- or gold-colored four-door sedan that is missing the left rear hubcap.

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This robbery is being investigated by the Oklahoma City Police Department and the FBI. Anyone with information is requested to contact the FBI at (405)290-7770 (24-hour number). Callers may remain anonymous. The Oklahoma Bankers Association offers a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of any individual responsible for robbing a member bank.