Seeking Information on Bank Robbery in Minneapolis
|FBI Minneapolis April 13, 2009|
On Monday, April 13, 2009, at approximately 4:30 pm, the US Bank located at 4930 34th Avenue South in Minneapolis, Minnesota was robbed by two individuals, one of whom carried a black, long-barreled handgun. The robbers entered the bank through the western door and ordered customers and employees to the ground. The gunman covered the lobby with the handgun while the other robber leaped over the counter and grabbed stacks of cash lying on the counter. He then jumped back over the counter and exited the bank through the same door that they entered with the gunman following behind him. They were last seen fleeing on foot through an alley adjacent to the bank in a northbound direction.
The first robber is described as a black male in his 20’s, approximately 6’ and 190 pounds. He was wearing a dark short-sleeved t-shirt, dark jeans, a blue baseball hat with a white New York Yankees logo, sneakers, and blue latex gloves. He was holding a green cloth over his mouth. The gunman is described as a black male in his 20’s, approximately 6’3” and 175 pounds. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, sneakers, and blue latex gloves.
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 Minneapolis Police Department, or Crime Stoppers. A reward is offered for information leading to the arrest and indictment of this bank robber.