The FBI and Albuquerque Police Department are looking for a woman with a colorful backpack who attempted to rob a Wells Fargo bank inside a Smith’s grocery store in northeast Albuquerque Saturday, Sept. 26.
The suspect is described as an African-American woman in her early 20s, approximately 5’5” to 5’6” tall, with a thin build and long dark hair with blonde highlights. She wore a long-sleeve olive green T-shirt, blue jeans, a camouflage boonie hat, and carried a backpack with letters of the alphabet and yellow, orange, blue and black squares on it.
Witnesses said the suspect entered the bank at 3701 Constitution Ave. NE at approximately 1:58 p.m. and gave a teller a note demanding money.
The suspect left the bank without getting any money. She may have gotten on a bicycle and headed east on Constitution Boulevard.
Anyone with information about this attempted bank robbery is asked to call the FBI at 505.889.1300 or Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers, anonymously, 505.843.STOP.
The FBI may pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of this suspect.