FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
December 16, 2021

FBI Media Alert: Man Wearing Gray Jacket, Gray Beanie Robs Albuquerque Credit Union

An unidentified man wearing a gray jacket and a gray beanie robbed a northeast Albuquerque credit union on Thursday, December 16, 2021.

The robbery occurred at Sandia Area Federal Credit Union, 8505 Candelaria Road NE, at approximately 9:35 a.m.

The suspect is described as a white male, 30-35 years old, approximately 6' tall, with an average build.

He wore a gray jacket, gray beanie, gray shirt, blue jeans, and a blue surgical mask.

The suspect entered the bank and presented a demand note to a teller.

The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of money to the suspect, who left the bank and headed north on Wyoming Boulevard NE.

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.