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Robbery of TCF Bank Branch in Bloomington

FBI Minneapolis December 09, 2009
  • Chief Division Counsel Kyle A. Loven (763) 569-8540

On Tuesday, December 8, 2009, at approximately 2:30 p.m., the TCF Bank located in Cub Foods located at 8423 Lyndale Avenue South, Bloomington, Minnesota, was robbed by a lone male. The robber entered the bank, approached the victim teller, threw a white bag on the counter, and made a verbal demand for cash. He then drew a black semi-automatic handgun from his waistband and pointed it at the wall. After the teller turned over an undisclosed amount of money, the robber fled the bank on foot in an unknown direction. 

The robber is described as a black male, 45 to 50 years old, approximately 5’6” tall, with a medium to heavy build and a long gray beard. He was wearing a silver-rimmed eyeglasses, a black knit hat, a gray waist length fleece jacket with a white t-shirt or turtleneck underneath, blue jeans, and white sneakers. 

Ralph S. Boelter, Special Agent in Charge of the Minneapolis Office of the FBI, requests that anyone with information regarding this bank robbery contact the Minneapolis FBI at 612-376-3200, the Bloomington Police Department, or Crime Stoppers. A reward is offered for information leading to the arrest and indictment of this bank robber.  

Bloomington, Minnesota Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 1 of 2 (12/9/09)

Bloomington, Minnesota Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 2 of 2 (12/9/09)