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Two Suspects Wanted in Connection with Phoenix-Area Bank Robberies
Suspects Called Run-N-Gun Bandits

FBI Phoenix October 16, 2012
  • Special Agent Perryn Collier (623) 466-1542

PHOENIX, AZ—The FBI’s Bank Robbery Task Force is investigating the following two bank robberies that were likely committed by the same two individuals dubbed The Run-N-Gun Bandits:

October 4, 2012
Desert Schools Federal Credit Union
3423 East Bell Road
Phoenix, Arizona

October 15, 2012
Desert Schools Federal Credit Union
2355 South Alma School Road
Mesa, Arizona    

During these robberies, unknown male one and unknown male two enter the credit union at the same time, with unknown male two brandishing a dark, semi-automatic handgun. Unknown male one confronts credit union employees and demands money, while unknown male two remains in the customer lobby. They rob customers inside the branch, as well as the credit union. After obtaining U.S. currency, they flee on foot through the parking lot. They are described as:

Unknown male one: Black male; 20-25 years old; 5’8” tall; 160 pounds (thin); dark, long hair extending in a ponytail down his back; dark clothing—has worn a dark Dallas Cowboys baseball hat and a black Pittsburgh Pirates baseball cap; ¼-inch scar over his left eyebrow.

Unknown male two: Black male; 20-25 years old; 5’10”-6’0” tall; 180 pounds; dark hair; dark clothing—dark bandana covering his face and black baseball cap with LA Kings emblem on the front; armed with a black semi-automatic handgun.

Desert Schools Federal Credit Union is offering up to a $5,000 reward for original information leading to the arrest and conviction of these individuals.

The Bank Robbery Task Force is comprised of the Phoenix Police Department, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office, Mesa Police Department, and the FBI.

Anyone with information regarding these two robberies should contact the FBI at 623-466-1999 or go to www.BanditTrackerArizona.com.

Photos of the suspects are below.