FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
September 17, 2019

FBI Media Alert: Man Tries to Rob Albuquerque Bank at Drive-Through Window

The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are looking for a man who tried to rob a bank by walking up to a drive-through window and demanding money on Tuesday, September 17, 2019.

The attempted robbery occurred at Wells Fargo, 3801 4th Street, NW, at approximately 9:08 a.m.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6'0" tall, and weighing about 160 pounds.

He wore a gray hat, glasses with a black frame, a black and red checkered shirt, black pants, and white shoes.

The suspect walked up to a drive-through window and verbally demanded money, but did not receive any. No weapon was seen.

He was last seen walking northbound on 5th Street Northwest.

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.

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.