FBI Albuquerque
Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher
(505) 889-1438
June 27, 2022

FBI Media Alert: “Out of Gas Robber” Suspected in Another Albuquerque Bank Robbery

The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are looking for the “Out of Gas Robber,” who is suspected of robbing another financial institution on Monday, June 27, 2022.

At approximately 10:25 a.m., an unknown male entered First Financial Credit Union, located at 6100 Coors Blvd. NW. The suspect verbally demanded money from a teller. The robber received an undisclosed sum of money and left the bank heading north on foot.

This individual also is suspected of robbing Bank of the West, 500 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue NE, in Albuquerque, on June 17, 2022.

Suspect’s Description:

  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Hispanic
  • Height: Approximately 6'
  • Age: Mid to late 30s to early 40s.
  • Hair: Bald or shaved head, short gray and white beard
  • Clothing: Sunglasses, blue sweatshirt, black headphones around his neck, gray cargo pants
  • Other: The suspect carried a blue bag

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 or Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers, anonymously, at (505) 843-STOP.

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.