FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
April 17, 2018

FBI Media Alert: Armed Man Robs Gallup Bank

The FBI is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who used a handgun to rob a Gallup bank on Tuesday (4/17/2018).

The robbery at Washington Federal, 221 W. Aztec Ave., occurred at approximately 9:26 a.m.

The suspect is described as approximately 5’7” to 5’10” tall, with a medium build.

He wore a gray hooded sweatshirt, black ski mask, and latex gloves. He carried a dark bag.

The suspect entered the bank, displayed a handgun, and demanded money from a teller.

The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect, who left the bank.

The FBI and Gallup Police Department are investigating.

Anyone with information about these robberies is asked to contact the FBI at (505) 889-1300.

Tips can also be submitted online at tips.fbi.gov.