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May 18, 2012 at 8:25 PM

FBI asks for public’s help identifying bank robber

Suspect in robbery of U.S. Bank branch today. (FBI photo)

A U.S. bank branch in the 1000 block of Eighth Avenue North in Seattle was robbed Friday just before 3:30 p.m., and the FBI is seeing information about the culprit from the public, according to a news release from FBI spokeswoman Ayn Dietrich.

The robber, a white man described as being in his 40s or 50s  was dressed in black and armed, according to the release.  Authorities believe he may be responsible for the robbery of a Key Bank in Issaquah on March 24.

Anyone with information  is asked to call Crime Stoppers at  800-222-TIPS (8477).  Anonymous calls are welcome. I f information provided results in an arrest and charges filed, the caller would be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

 

 

 

 

 

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