Serial bank robber strikes again in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA - April 8, 2013 (WPVI) -- A suspected serial bank robber has hit another Philadelphia bank, the FBI said.
The latest robbery happened at the TB Bank at 111 South 11th Street on Saturday morning.
Investigators say the man entered the bank at 8:55 a.m. and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, he fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a white male in his 40s, approximately 6' tall, slim build, with "salt and pepper" hair and goatee; he wore a dark blue zip-front hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
The FBI said the same man is believed to be responsible for three other robberies in as many months:
-The robbery of the PNC Bank at 6855 Frankford Avenue on January 29th.
-The robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank at 6420 Frankford Avenue on February 4th.
-The robbery of the TD Bank at 6635 Frankford Avenue on February 22nd.
Anyone with information about this robbery is urged to call the FBI at 215-418-4000 or the Philadelphia Police Department. There may be a reward for information leading to man's capture and tipsters can remain anonymous.
philadelphia, bank robbery, local/state
- Cat hoarder at Grace Kelly home found guilty
- Turning Milder 10 min ago
- Get the 6abc StormTracker app
- 2013 Troop Greetings 17 min ago
- Security breach affected all cards, not just Target's 38 min ago
- Teacher admits to sex with 4 students
- Person injured in incident on train tracks in Center City 36 min ago
- Police in standoff at home in Uwchlan Twp. 40 min ago
- NJ Transit bus crashes into building, 9 injured 28 min ago
- Pastor defrocked after performing son's gay wedding 30 min ago
- Elderly couple's life savings stolen in Media
- Purse snatcher at Willow Grove Mall caught on camera
- Phil Robertson off 'Duck Dynasty' after gay comments
- Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating Person revealed
- Security breach affected all cards, not...
38 min ago
- Man dies in fast-moving blaze in Talleyville
32 min ago
6abc.com News Links
Most Viewed StoriesMost Viewed Photos