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Robberies of PNC Bank Branch, Bank of America Branch in Washington, D.C.

FBI Washington, D.C. February 04, 2013
  • Public Information Office (202) 278-3519

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 9:13 a.m., a female subject walked into the PNC Bank located at 4249 Wisconsin Avenue NW in Washington, D.C. The subject passed a note that demanded money to a bank teller, obtained the money, departed the bank on foot toward Warren Street (north), and then turned right (east).

At 9:28 a.m., the female subject entered the Bank of America located at 3401 Connecticut Avenue NW, in Washington, D.C. The subject asked the bank teller for cash and stated that she had a gun. The subject obtained money and then exited the bank.

The subject in both robberies is described as a female, possibly Hispanic, with dark hair, wearing dark sunglasses, a black puffy coat, black pants, black leather gloves, black scarf around her head, a white and black polka dotted scarf around her neck, and white tennis shoes. She was also described to have had a bandage on her nose or lip.

There was no weapon displayed at either robbery; however, at the Bank of America robbery the subject stated that she had a gun.

The FBI/MPD Violent Crimes Task Force is investigating these robberies and requests that anyone with information call the FBI at 202-278-2000 or MPD’s tipline at 202-727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the police department’s text tip line by text messaging 50411.

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If you have any information concerning this case, please contact your local FBI Office or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate. You can also submit a tip at tips.fbi.gov.