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Attempted Robbery of Bank of America Branch in Philadelphia

FBI Philadelphia June 19, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Carrie Adamowski (215) 418-4135

The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the attempted robbery today of the Bank of America branch located at 1600 John F. Kennedy Boulevard in Center City Philadelphia.

At approximately 2:00 p.m., the subject entered the bank and handed a teller a demand note. The subject eventually fled the area of the bank on foot, empty-handed.

The subject is described as a black male in his 20s, approximately 5’9” tall, medium build, with a mustache and goatee; he wore a collared Polo-style short-sleeved shirt with white and dark-colored stripes, dark-colored pants, a white baseball cap, and a black bag slung over his shoulder/across his body.

This subject is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this robbery or this subject is urged to call the FBI at 215-418-4000 or the Philadelphia Police Department. There may be a reward for information leading to this subject’s capture; tipsters can remain anonymous.

Four photos from the bank’s security cameras are below.