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FBI and Oceanside Police Department Seek Public’s Assistance to Identify Wells Fargo Bank Robber

FBI San Diego September 18, 2013
  • Darrell Foxworth (858) 320-8302

The FBI and Oceanside Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the unknown male responsible for robbing the Wells Fargo Bank branch located at 4176 Oceanside Boulevard in Oceanside, California, on Monday, September 16, 2013.

On Monday, September 16, 2013, at approximately 4:00 p.m. the Wells Fargo Bank branch located at 4176 Oceanside Boulevard in Oceanside, California, was robbed by an unknown male using a demand note.

After entering the bank, the robber approached the victim teller and presented a demand note, threatening to shoot the teller. Another bank employee contacted the robber at which time the robber reached behind his back, as if he was reaching for a weapon. After receiving a sum of money, the robber walked out the bank. No injuries were reported.

Witnesses describe the robber as follows:

  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
  • Complexion: Light
  • Height: Approximately 6’1” to 6’2” tall
  • Age: Mid-40s to early 50s
  • Build: Skinny
  • Weight: Approximately 155 lbs.
  • Miscellaneous: Missing two lower front teeth and mustache
  • Clothing: Dark blue Chargers baseball hat, dirty flannel shirt, and dark colored pants

Bank surveillance photographs from the Wells Fargo Bank, located at 4176 Oceanside Boulevard, Oceanside, California, Monday, September 16, 2013:

Anyone with information concerning this robbery is asked to contact the FBI at telephone number (858) 320-1800 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 540-8477.