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Robbery of TruMark Financial Credit Union Branch in Philadelphia

FBI Philadelphia March 14, 2013

The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for last night’s robbery of the TruMark Financial Credit Union branch located at 7306 Castor Avenue in the Rhawnhurst section of the city.

At approximately 7:06 p.m., the subject entered the bank and handed a teller a demand note. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the subject fled the area of the bank on foot and was last seen heading north on Castor Avenue toward Rhawn Street.

The subject is described as a black male in his 40s, approximately 5’10” tall, stocky build, round face, light complexion, with short facial hair. He wore a black and green jacket, light-colored pants, light brown work boots, and a tan baseball cap with a green bill; the cap featured an unknown purplish logo and text reading or resembling the name “Martine’s.”

This subject is believed to also be responsible for the robbery of the First Niagara Bank branch at 11730 Bustleton Avenue in Philadelphia’s Somerton section on January 16.

This subject is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this robbery or this subject is urged to call the FBI at 215-418-4000 or the Philadelphia Police Department. There may be a reward for information leading to this subject’s capture; tipsters can remain anonymous.

Two photos from the bank’s security cameras are below.

Philadelphia Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 1 of 2 (3/14/13)  Philadelphia Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 2 of 2 (3/14/13)