Man robs Albuquerque credit union armed with only a note

Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Police are looking for information leading to the arrest of a man who robbed an Albuquerque credit union Monday afternoon. The robbery happened at the Sandia Area Federal Credit Union on the 8500 block of Candelaria NE around 4:00 p.m.


Story Continues Below


Officials say the male suspect – wearing an olive green long-sleeve, button-up shirt, blue jeans, dark shoes, and a blue surgical mask – walked in and handed the teller a note. The teller then handed over an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect then left the bank.

According to a press release, the suspect is a white male, between 30 and 40 years old, heavyset, and about 5’10” tall. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact the FBI at 505-889-1300 or Albuquerque Metro Crime Stoppers at 505-843-STOP. Tips can also be submitted online.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

Now Trending on KRQE.com

New Mexico Hourly Forecasts ⟶

Albuquerque Hourly Forecast

Don't Miss

MORE IN DON'T MISS

Photo Galleries

MORE PHOTO GALLERIES

News Resources - Maps

MORE NEWS RESOURCES