FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
March 28, 2022

FBI Media Alert: Man Suspected of Robbing Same Española Bank Twice in a Month

The FBI and Española Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the individual responsible for a bank robbery on Monday, March 28, 2022.

At approximately 1:25 p.m., an unknown male entered WaFd Bank, 1124 North Riverside Drive, in Española. The suspect presented a note to the teller demanding money from the bank. The robber received an undisclosed sum of money and ran east toward North Monterey Lane.

This individual is suspected of robbing the same bank on March 2, 2022.

Suspect’s Description:

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 20s
  • Height: Approximately 5'8” to 5'9”
  • Eyes: Brown
  • Build: Skinny
  • Clothing: Orange and black hoodie, black pants, blue surgical mask, white shoes.

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

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

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.