Up to $5,000 Cash Reward
(HOUSTON, TX) - The FBI Violent
Crime Task Force needs the public’s help identifying and locating the man who
has robbed two Houston banks in the last two weeks. Crime Stoppers of Houston
is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the
identification and arrest of the bank robber.
The first bank robbery happened at
4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at the J.P. Morgan Chase Bank located
at 12802 Memorial Drive in west Houston. The second robbery occurred at
approximately 2:25 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at Comerica Bank
located at 8707 Highway 6 South in Fort Bend County.
In both instances, the suspect
entered the bank and threatened the teller by claiming that he had a gun and
demanded cash. Both times, the robber fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a black
male in his late 20’s to early 30’s, approximately 5’9” to 6’0” tall with an
average build and a goatee. During both robberies, the suspect wore diamond
stud earrings in each ear, a black or white flat-bill baseball cap, and a black
embellished zip-up jacket.
Crime Stoppers of Houston is
offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest
of this bank robber. 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.