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FBI/MPD Violent Crimes Task Force Investigates Bank Break-Ins


FBI/MPD Violent Crimes Task Force Investigates Bank Break-Ins
Suspect Cuts Through Walls in Vacant Buildings to Break Into Banks

08/24/12


The FBI/MPD Violent Crimes Task Force is investigating three bank break-ins in Washington, D.C.

The most recent break-in occurred in the early morning hours of Friday, August 24, 2012, at the M&T Bank located at 1420 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. The other break-ins occurred in the early morning hours of Friday, August 17, 2012, and Tuesday, May 24, 2011, both at the Bank of America located at 2631 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, D.C.

The suspect in each of the break-ins entered the bank by breaking into a vacant adjoining building and cutting a hole in the wall in order to gain access to the bank. In the two most recent break-ins, surveillance footage has captured images of a suspect wearing a white Tyvek suit.  

The FBI/MPD Violent Crimes Task Force requests that anyone with information call 202-278-2000 (FBI) or MPD’s tip line at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the police department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.


- Wanted Poster for August 17, 2012 Bank Break-In

- Wanted Poster for May 24, 2011 Bank Break-In