FBI Houston
Public Affairs Specialist Christina Garza
(713) 936-7642
October 25, 2017

Wanted: Man Who Robbed Southeast Houston Credit Union

Up to $5,000 Cash Reward

HOUSTON, TX—The FBI Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help identifying a man who robbed the Smart Financial Credit Union located at 4411 S. Wayside in southeast Houston on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. 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 southeast Houston credit union at approximately 10 a.m. He demanded money from the teller and threatened to shoot the teller if she didn’t comply. The robber left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash in a silver Jaguar 4-door sedan.

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. Bank surveillance photographs of the suspect and his vehicle are attached and can also 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.