FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
December 20, 2021

FBI Media Alert: Man Wearing Baggy Hooded Shirt, Black Beanie Robs Albuquerque Bank

An unidentified man wearing a baggy blue hooded shirt and black beanie robbed a northeast Albuquerque bank on Monday, December 20, 2021.

The robbery occurred at Rio Grande Credit Union, 1201 San Pedro Drive NE, at approximately 4:19 p.m.

The suspect is described as approximately 5'2” to 5'3” tall and skinny.

He wore a baggy, blue hooded shirt, black beanie, a blue and white surgical mask, red or brown gloves, gray sweat pants, and dark shoes with white soles.

The suspect entered the bank, handed a demand note to a teller, and threatened that he had a gun.

After the teller gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of money, he demanded and received money from another teller’s drawer.

The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are investigating.

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.