FBI and San Diego PD Request Assistance to Identify Hooded Bank Robber
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the San Diego Police Department (SDPD) are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the individual responsible for a bank robbery in San Diego, California.
On March 6, 2018, at approximately 10:45 a.m., a lone Hispanic male robbed the Chase Bank located at 1740 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, California, 92106. The robber passed a note to the teller demanding cash and threatening a weapon. That weapon was not seen by witnesses. The robber received a sum of cash from the teller then fled the bank on foot.
Bank surveillance cameras captured photographs of the individual wanted for this robbery. In the bank photographs, the robber attempted to disguise his appearance by covering his head with a hooded sweatshirt. Through investigation and canvass of the area, additional surveillance photographs were obtained of the robber in a nearby retail store. In these photographs, the robber is no longer covering his head with the hooded sweatshirt.
Witnesses have described the robber as follows:
- Sex: Male
- Race: Hispanic
- Age: Approximately 25 years old
- Build/Weight: Medium; 130-140 lbs.
- Other: Sparse facial hair
- Clothing: Dark colored sweatshirt, dark colored pants, dark colored sneakers
- Weapon: Threatened in the demand note
Anyone with information regarding this robber, please contact the San Diego FBI at 858-320-1800; https://tips.fbi.gov/ or San Diego Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477; www.sdcrimestoppers.org.