FBI Albuquerque
Office of Public Affairs
(505) 889-1300
July 10, 2024

FBI Media Alert: Have You Seen the Bandit in Black? He’s Wanted for Another Bank Robbery in Albuquerque

The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the Bandit in Black, who robbed the Bank of Albuquerque located at 6530 Paradise Boulevard, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87114 at approximately 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2024. Suspect’s description:

  • Sex: Male
  • Height: Approximately 6'0"
  • Build: Medium
  • Clothing: Black shoes, Black pants, Black hoodie, Black gloves, Black mask, and Black mesh covering the entire face

The suspect entered the Bank waving a black handgun and demanded money from the teller. The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect. The FBI is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this suspect.

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

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

Bank robbery carries a possible prison term of up to 20 years. The use of a gun, other dangerous weapon, toy gun, or hoax bomb device during the commission of a bank robbery can be punishable by a prison term of up to 25 years.