Police Seek Man Suspected of Robbing Bank Downtown

by Tim Regan October 28, 2015 at 7:30 am 1 Comment

Man Linked to Bank Robbery, photo via MPDPolice are on the lookout for a man suspected of robbing a bank downtown yesterday afternoon.

According to police, a man carrying a black briefcase and dressed in a black trench coat, black scarf and a black brim hat robbed the Capital One Bank at 901 New York Avenue NW around 3:43 p.m.

Police released several photos of the man late last night.

From MPD:

The person of interest is described as black male, 40-45 years of age, approximately 5’10” in height, dark complexion, clean shaven, average build, wearing a black trench coat, black brim hat, black scarf, and carrying a black leather briefcase. He was last seen westbound on New York Avenue, Northwest.

If you see this suspect, call 911 for immediate police response. Anyone with information is asked to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.

The Metropolitan Police Department currently offers a reward of up to$5,000 to anyone that provides information which leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for any bank robbery committed in the District of Columbia.

Photo via MPD


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