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March 18, 2024

FBI Houston Seeks “Over the Hill Heister” for Bank Robbery

Up to $5,000 Cash Reward

HOUSTON, TX—FBI Houston’s Violent Crime Task Force is asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a man, dubbed the “Over the Hill Heister,” who robbed a Capital One Bank in west Houston. Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information which leads to the identification and arrest of the robber.

The robbery occurred at approximately 1:08 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13, 2024, at the Capital One Bank located at 1260 Blalock Road in Houston, Texas. During the robbery, the suspect entered the bank, waited in line, then approached a teller and handed them a note which threatened the teller and demanded cash. The suspect fled the bank eastbound on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was physically hurt during the robbery.

The robber is described as a Hispanic male in his 50s, approximately 5’6” tall, with a stocky build, graying hair, and stubble on his face. During the robbery he wore a black short-sleeved shirt, khaki pants, dark-colored shoes, glasses, and spoke with a heavy Spanish accent.

Recent photographs of the bank robbery suspect can be found on FBI Houston’s Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Crime Stoppers of Houston, a non-governmental organization, is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of this robber. If you have any information, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the FBI Houston Field Office at (713) 693-5000. Tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through their website, www.crime-stoppers.org, or the Houston Crime Stoppers mobile phone app which can be downloaded for both iPhone and Android devices. All tipsters remain anonymous.