President's Day Robbery of J.P. Morgan Chase Bank in Houston
|FBI Houston February 18, 2013|
The FBI Bank Robbery Task Force needs your help to identify the man who read a threatening note to a teller before robbing the J.P. Morgan Chase Bank located at 2900 Weslayn in Houston, Texas, earlier today. Bank surveillance photographs of the bank robber are at the conclusion of this press release.
At about 1:00 p.m., the robber entered the bank and approached a teller. He held a note but read the threatening demand to the teller. The robber threatened that he had a weapon and demanded cash. After getting some cash, the robber left the bank. No weapon was seen, and no one was physically hurt.
The bank robber is described as a black male in his early 30s, 5’10” to 6’0” tall, with a medium build and a dark complexion. He wore a white construction hat with a white bandana underneath; a navy, long-sleeved hoodie with a blue shirt underneath; and worker glasses.
Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this robber. If you have information about this case, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the Houston Field Office of the FBI at 713-693-5000.