BOSTON (FBI) - FBI task force in Massachusetts is seeking the public’s help to identify a bank robber who is considered armed and dangerous.
According to the FBI, around 9:05 Tuesday morning, the robber entered East Boston Savings Bank, 2172 Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, and allegedly robbed the bank at gunpoint.
The man approached the tellers, he pointed a black pistol at the tellers, and violently threatened to harm them if they did not comply with his demand for money. After receiving money from the tellers, the robber exited the bank and fled in an unknown direction.
The alleged robber is a thin, white male, approximately 50 years old, 5’7” to 5’10” in height, with gray hair. During the robbery, he wore a green military-style hat, dark-colored jacket, dark green cargo style pants, and white shoes. He carried a black bag or backpack. He placed the stolen money in a white bag that he removed from the black one.
The FBI is offering a monetary reward for information leading directly to the arrest and charging of the robber. Anyone with information regarding the robbery should call the FBI at (617) 742-5533 or the Cambridge Police Department at (617) 349-3300.
Bank surveillance photos captured the following images of the robbery and can be viewed at http://bankrobbers.fbi.gov.