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Task Force Seeks Baseball Cap Crook Bank Robber

FBI Seattle November 14, 2013
  • Public Affairs Specialist Ayn Dietrich-Williams (206) 622-0460

The Seattle Safe Streets Task Force is seeking information about a bank robber nicknamed the “Baseball Cap Crook.”

The unidentified bank robber is believed to have robbed at least two different banks in the past week, most recently in Bellevue on November 11.

The subject may be a Hispanic male, between 5'4” and 5'7” tall, and of thin build. He has black hair and a mustache. During the robberies, he’s worn different baseball caps with designs, jeans, and different hooded sweatshirts.












The subject is wanted for his alleged involvement in at least two bank robberies:

  • November 9, 2013: U.S. Bank, Kent, Washington
  • November 11, 2013: Alaska USA Federal Credit Union, Bellevue, Washington

Anyone with information as to the identity or whereabouts of the suspected robber should refrain from approaching him and is urged to contact law enforcement immediately.

Anyone with information that can help identify this individual is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Callers to Crime Stoppers may remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if the information given leads to an arrest and charge of the person(s) involved. Callers may also contact task force officer Detective Steve Hoover at 425-452-7868.

The Seattle Safe Streets Task Force includes members from the FBI, Bellevue Police Department, Auburn Police Department, King County Sheriff’s Office, and Seattle Police Department.