FBI Houston
Public Affairs Specialist Christina Garza
(713) 936-7642
October 30, 2017

Credit Union Robber Strikes Again

Up to $5,000 Cash Reward

HOUSTON, TX—The FBI Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help identifying a man who has robbed two branches of the Smart Financial Credit Union on three separate occasions. The latest robbery happened Monday, October 30, 2017 at 2510 North Loop West in northwest Houston. Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the bank robber.

The robber entered the Smart Financial Credit Union in northwest Houston at approximately 9:30 a.m. He demanded money from the teller and threatened to shoot if the teller didn't comply. The robber left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash in a dark-colored, 4-door Nissan.

The bank robber is described as a black male, 35-40 years old, about 5'5" tall, and weighing approximately 145-160 pounds. He wore a blue and white plaid flannel shirt, blue jeans, and glasses.

The shirt is the same blue and white plaid flannel shirt he wore during the October 25, 2017 robbery of the Smart Financial Credit Union located at 4411 South Wayside Dr., which he has robbed twice. The second time on Friday, October 27, 2017 at about 9:30 a.m.

Bank surveillance photographs of the suspect and the vehicle from the robbery can be found on Twitter @FBIHouston and @miFBIHouston.

Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of this bank 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. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637) or visit www.crime-stoppers.org. Tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Crime Stoppers of Houston app which can be downloaded at the app store for both iPhone and android devices. All tipsters remain anonymous.