FBI Phoenix
Brooke Brennan and Kevin Smith
(623) 466-1999
March 11, 2021

FBI Violent Crimes Task Force Seeks Assistance to Identify the 'Back Again Bandit'

The FBI Violent Crimes Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the “Back Again Bandit” who is suspected of five bank robberies. The bank robberies took place at the same two banks, which is what earned him the nickname, “Back Again Bandit".

The bank robberies occurred in Phoenix and Tempe. No one was physically injured.

Photos of the suspect and details of the bank robberies can be found here (click on the photos to enlarge): https://bankrobbers.fbi.gov/robbers-container/2021-01-04.5859034353

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect should contact the FBI Phoenix Field Office at 623-466-1999, or submit a tip online at tips.fbi.gov. You may also contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (480-948-6377).

The FBI Violent Crimes Task Force is comprised of the Phoenix Police Department, Peoria Police Department, Scottsdale Police Department, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office FATE team, Maricopa County Attorney’s Office, and the FBI.