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Robbery of M&T Bank Branch in Philadelphia

FBI Philadelphia February 06, 2014

The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the robbery today of the M&T Bank branch located at 9375 Bustleton Avenue in the Bustleton section of Northeast Philadelphia.

At approximately 1:15 p.m., the subject entered the bank, showed a teller a threatening note, and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the subject fled the area of the bank on foot.

The subject is described as a white male in his 40s, approximately 5’11” tall, thin build. He had long gray hair—which may have been a wig—and wore a red jacket, red knit hat with multi-colored stripes, sunglasses, and blue jeans.

Philadelphia Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 1 of 4 (2/6/14)

Philadelphia Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 2 of 4 (2/6/14)

Philadelphia Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 3 of 4 (2/6/14)

Philadelphia Bank Robbery Suspect, Photo 4 of 4 (2/6/14)

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.