FBI New Orleans
Craig C. Betbeze
(504) 816-3274
February 5, 2019

FBI and New Orleans Police Investigating First Bank and Trust Robbery Located at 4550 General Degaulle Drive

NEW ORLEANS—The FBI New Orleans Field Office and the New Orleans Police Department are requesting the assistance of the public in identifying the subjects who robbed the First Bank and Trust at 4550 General DeGaulle Drive in New Orleans.

On Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at approximately 2:11 p.m., two black males entered the First Bank and Trust, approached the teller counter, brandished a weapon, and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency, the robbers fled the bank on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the FBI New Orleans Field Office at 504-816-3000 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111.

The Metropolitan Orleans Bank Security Association (MOBSA) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of these bank robbers.

Crimestoppers GNO is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information which leads to the arrest and indictment of the subjects responsible for this crime.

The public can visit bankrobbers.fbi.gov for further information on suspects wanted for bank robbery.