FBI Hunts Suspected Bank Robber

FBI News:

Monday, July 27 at approximately 1:15 p.m., an unknown male subject entered the branch of First National Rio Grande located at 7620 Jefferson St. NE in Albuquerque in the Market Place shopping center.

The subject approached a bank employee, presented a handwritten note threatening that he had a firearm, and verbally demanded money. The subject fled the branch with an undisclosed amount of United States currency, heading on foot toward Jefferson Street.

The subject is described as a Native American or Hispanic male in his mid-20s, approximately 5’10” tall, of slender build, with light brown skin and thick, dark brown hair. The subject wore a red baseball cap, large sunglasses with black plastic frames, a black T-shirt, and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is requested to contact the Albuquerque Division of the FBI at 505.889.1300.