Officials Seek Public’s Help In Identifying ‘Camo Hat’ Bank Robber
HOUSTON (CBS Houston) The FBI’s Bank Robbery Task Force is seeking the assistance of the public in identifying a bank robber who wore a camo hat to rob the Associated Credit Union of Texas on El Camino Real in Houston on Thursday.
Officials provide the following details of the crime: “At approximately 11:00 am, a man passed a note to a teller demanding money. The robber told the teller he had a weapon; however, a weapon was not seen. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, the robber left the store in an easterly direction. No one was physically hurt during the robbery.”
Authorities are describing the robber as a “…white male, approximately 5’6″ – 5’8” tall, 180 pounds, with short blonde hair, slight facial hair (unshaven), blue eyes, wearing a “camo” baseball style hat, light blue jeans and a long-sleeved khaki shirt and white tennis shoes.”
Anyone with information is being urged to call Crime Stoppers or local authorities.
“Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000.00 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this robber. If you have information about this case, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477), or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000,” added officials.