FBI Denver
Courtney Bernal
September 26, 2017

Denver Bank Robbery Press Release - September 25, 2017

The Denver Police Department and the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force need your help identifying a bank robber. The bank robbed is:

Wells Fargo Bank
8980 East Hampden Avenue
Denver, Colorado
September 25, 2017, 12:57 p.m.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic female, 30 to 40 years of age, approximately 5'2" to 5'4" in height, weighing 200 to 220 pounds. The female was wearing black over white batting gloves, black shoes, light colored pants, and a pink or red shirt. She was also carrying a black purse with white straps.

The suspect robbed the bank and fled on foot.

Please be on the lookout for anyone matching the suspect’s description. Be aware of anyone similar who might have recently changed their spending habits or discussed coming into money suddenly.

Bank robbery is punishable by a 20-year prison sentence for each offense and increases if a dangerous weapon is used in the commission of the crime.

The FBI continues to provide financial institutions with the best practices for security to make them less vulnerable to robberies.

If anyone has any information on the bank robbery above, or any bank robbery, please call the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force at 303-629-7171; or, you can remain anonymous and earn up to two thousand dollars ($2,000) by calling CRIMESTOPPERS at 720-913-STOP (7867).