FBI Albuquerque
Office of Public Affairs
(505) 889-1300
April 19, 2021

FBI Media Alert: Man Wearing Cowboy Hat Robs Los Lunas, New Mexico Bank

A man wearing a light-colored cowboy hat and a shirt with broad horizontal stripes robbed a Los Lunas bank on Monday, April 19, 2021.

The suspect also wore a plaid jacket, dark pants, and a mask.

He is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5'5” tall, weighing about 180 pounds, and has salt and pepper hair.

The robbery occurred at U.S. Bank, 2421 Main Street SE, at approximately 1 p.m.

The suspect entered the bank and showed the teller a note demanding money.

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

The FBI and Los Lunas Police Department are investigating whether this suspect could be responsible for a robbery at the same bank that occurred on April 7, 2021.

Anyone with information about these robberies 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.