HOUSTON (CBS Houston) The FBI’s Bank Robbery Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a woman dubbed the “Denim Diva” responsible for the robbery of a Comerica Bank on Friday. The bank located on East Freeway in Houston, was robbed just before the close of business.
Authorities provide details of the robbery: “At approximately 4:35 p.m., a woman entered the bank and presented a threatening note to a teller. No weapon was displayed and no one was physically hurt. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, she was observed leaving as the passenger in a maroon Nissan Altima. No one was physically hurt during the bank robbery.”
The suspect is described as a Hispanic female, believed to be in her middle twenties and approximately 115 pounds with a thin build. “She had red or purple hair that was possibly a wig, and she wore a black or red Chicago Bulls cap, blue denim jacket and blue denim pants. Bank surveillance photographs are attached to the end of this press release,” added authorities.
“Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this robber, or any felony suspect,” stated officials. “If you have information about this crime, please call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 713-222-TIPS (8477), or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000.”