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Attempted Robbery of Bank of America Branch in Philadelphia

FBI Philadelphia June 21, 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 on June 21, 2013, of the Bank of America branch located inside a ShopRite store at 3745 Aramingo Avenue in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia.

At approximately 3:50 p.m., the subject approached the bank counter and handed a teller a demand note. The subject eventually fled the area of the bank on foot without receiving any money.

The subject is described as a black male in his 20s, approximately 5’10” tall, medium build, dark complexion, with a goatee; he wore a black T-shirt and a black Brooklyn Nets baseball cap.

This subject is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this robbery attempt 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.