ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Authorities are searching for a bank robber the FBI is calling the “bandaged bandit.” He is accused of robbing the US Bank at 3801 Isleta Blvd April 7, with a band-aid on his right cheek. He presented a note to the teller demanding money form the bank and received an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect is described as a white male aged 30-35 and standing approximately 5’6 to 5’8. He has a slim build and was seen wearing glasses, tan baseball hat, royal blue jacked with a yellow X on the left side of the chest. The suspect also had an adhesive bandage on his upper right cheek.
Investigators believe he is behind robberies at a North Valley Wells Fargo on March 2, and the Western Commerce Bank on Wyoming on February 22. Authorities are asking anyone with information on him to call The FBI at (505) 889-1300, or Crime Stoppers at (505) 843- STOP. There is a $2,000 reward for information that leads to his arrest and conviction.