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Armed Robbery of Wells Fargo Bank Branch in Ambler

FBI Philadelphia September 12, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Carrie Adamowski (215) 418-4135

The Whitpain Township Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the August 30 armed robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank branch at 25 West Skippack Pike in Ambler, Pennsylvania.

At approximately 12:55 p.m. on August 30, 2013, the subject entered the bank, displayed a handgun, and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the subject fled the area of the bank in a light blue four-door BMW and was last seen heading north on Ivy Road.

The subject is described as a white male in his late 40s to mid-50s, approximately 6’2” tall and 230 pounds, with a stocky build; he wore a black hooded mask over his face and head, a brown sport coat, and tan pants.

He is believed also to be connected to several other armed bank robberies in Montgomery and Bucks Counties.

This subject is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is urged to call the FBI at 215-641-8910, or the Whitpain Township Police Department at 610-279-9033.

There may be a reward from law enforcement for information leading to this subject’s capture; in addition, Wells Fargo Bank is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to his identification, arrest, and conviction.