Bank Robber Threatens To Detonate Body Spray Can - Video
Houston FBI Field Office
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   After Rioting for Police Body Cams, Liberals Now Say They’re Racist
ߦ   Arrest made in death of Texas police officer killed more 40 years ago
ߦ   Galveston County DA Announces 19th Annual 'Tree of Angels' Ceremony
ߦ   How culture of hazing, bullying in high school sports is only getting worse
ߦ   Judge Sets Date For Ex-Deputy And Her Husband's Murder Trial
ߦ   Three Jailed For League City Parking Lot Robbery
ߦ   Applications Being Accepted For Entry Level Police Officer - City of Santa Fe
ߦ   Angleton Man Sentenced for Multiple Child Pornography Charges
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office - Inmate/Arrests Summary
ߦ   Conroe Police Dept - Case Tracking Log
ߦ   Critical Missing Person - Roman Quiroz Jr.
ߦ   Detectives Seek Information Regarding Homicide
ߦ   Firearms Smugglers Sentenced
ߦ   Former Attorney and Others Sent to Prison for Money Laundering and Auto Loan Scheme
ߦ   Fourteen with ties to violent YNB Stretch Gang indicted for drug and firearm offenses
ߦ   Galveston County Commissioners Court - Meeting Agenda - Nov 20
ߦ   Jury Convicts & Sentences Man to 5 Years in Animal Cruelty Case
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Activity/Arrests Summary
ߦ   Sheriff's Chief Administrative Deputy Sentenced on Federal Corruption Charges
ߦ   A&E investigative crime series – THE ELEVEN – comes to a conclusion
ߦ   Baltimore detective shot in head; manhunt underway
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office - Inmate/Arrests Summary
ߦ   Child Advocates of Fort Bend and its Partner Agencies to Celebrate National Adoption Day, November 17
ߦ   Conservative Republican Mayes Middleton Calls to End Liberal Control in the Texas House and Elect a Conservative Republican Speaker
ߦ   Constable Deputies Arrest Suspected Child Predator
ߦ   Constable Mark Herman Receives 2 awards from North Harris County Residents
ߦ   Constables recover stolen vehicle minutes after it is reported
ߦ   Deputy Injured In Shooting Moved To Rehab Hospital
ߦ   Detectives Seek Information Regarding Homicide
ߦ   'F*** TRUMP' truck sticker photo goes viral; driver speaks with KPRC 2
ߦ   Federal Criminal Complaint Charges Two Men With Witness Tampering
ߦ   Galveston County Sheriff's Office - Daily Bulletin
ߦ   Good Food, Good Family Fun, and Great Competition at METRO Rodeo 2017
ߦ   Help Identify This Guy – Robbery Suspect
ߦ   Honduran Man Sentenced to Prison for Role in MS-13 Gang Initiatiation Murder in Virginia

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

WANTED: ARMED BANK ROBBER WHO THREATENED TO DETONATE BODY SPRAY CAN

Up to $5,000 Cash Reward

 

(HOUSTON, TX) - The FBI Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help in identifying and locating the armed man who robbed a Capital One bank in west Houston on Friday, May 12, 2017. Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 in cash for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the man. Bank surveillance photographs are attached and can also be found on Twitter @FBIHouston and @miFBIHouston.       

The man walked in to the Capital One bank located at I-10 and Studemont at about 5:40 p.m. on Friday, May 12 and approached a teller. He asked to make a withdrawal and when the teller handed him a withdrawal slip, the man dropped a plastic bag over the counter and produced a small black pistol, which he held on the counter. The suspect demanded for cash to be put in the bag. He then placed a can of Axe body spray on the counter and threatened to detonate the can as though it were a bomb. The teller was in fear for her life and gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect collected the cash, his pistol, and spray can and left the bank. He was last seen running southbound on Studemont. No one was physically hurt. 

The bank robber is described as a thin, white male between 45 and 60 years old, approximately 5’6” tall, with short, gray hair. He wore a long-sleeve, light green and blue plaid button-up shirt, light blue jeans, and gray sneakers. He also wore a gray baseball cap and sunglasses. He was missing several of his front teeth except for the front right tooth.  

WATCH VIDEO

Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of these bank robbers.  If you have any information, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the FBI Houston Field Office at (713) 693-5000. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637) or visit www.crime-stoppers.org.  Tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Crime Stoppers of Houston app which can be downloaded at the app store for both iPhone and android devices.  All tipsters remain anonymous.

 


 

Christina Garza

Public Affairs Specialist/

Community Outreach Coordinator
FBI Houston Field Office

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Facebook   Share link on Twitter Tweet  
© 1999-2017 The Police News. All rights reserved.