DALLAS, TX (KLTV) - The FBI and multiple police departments are asking for help locating a serial bank robber dubbed "The Navigation Bandit."
The bandit is suspected of committing five bank robberies in northeast Texas within a month. According to the Dallas division of the FBI, the robberies occurred between Feb. 7 and March 12.
- February 7 – BVA Compass Bank – 9090 Skillman Street, Dallas, Texas
- February 21 – BVA Compass Bank – 3939 St. Francis Street, Dallas, Texas
- March 8 – BBVA Compass Bank – 1134 North Buckner Boulevard, Dallas, Texas
- March 9 – BBVA Compass Bank – 111 North Glenbrook Drive, Garland, Texas
- March 12 – BBVA Compass Bank – 14852 Preston Road, Dallas, Texas
The robber is described as a Hispanic male, between the ages of 25 and 27, about 5 feet 6 inches tall and 5 feet 9 inches tall, weighing about 160 pounds.
FBI officials say that in each robbery the suspect presented a note to the tellers demanding money. He then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries have been reported in any of the incidents.
The FBI and Crime Stoppers of North Texas are offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to his arrest.
To provide information on the case, contact the FBI Dallas Division at 972-559-5000 or Crime Stoppers of North Texas at 214-373-TIPS (8477).