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Western Commerce Bank in Albuquerque Robbed

FBI Albuquerque September 24, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are looking for a man who robbed Western Commerce Bank branch at 1910 Wyoming Blvd NE on September 24, 2013.

The suspect, pictured below, is described as a white male, age ranging from 25 to 30s, approximately 6’0” to 6’2” tall, with a slender build, shoulder-length dark brown hair, a brown goatee, and tattoos on both arms.

He wore a black T-shirt with a gray skull design and black pants.

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Witnesses said the suspect entered the bank at approximately 12:11 p.m. and handed a teller a note that demanded money.

The teller handed an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect, who left the bank and was last seen on foot heading east on Northeastern Boulevard NE.

Bank robbery is punishable by a 20-year prison sentence for each offense, and the penalty increases if a dangerous weapon is used in the commission of the crime.

Anyone with information about this bank robbery is asked to call the Albuquerque FBI Office at (505) 889-1300 (24 hours) or Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at (505) 843-STOP.

The FBI may pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the suspect’s arrest and conviction.

Information about other bank robbers wanted by the FBI can be found at https://bankrobbers.fbi.gov.