Houston: FBI Searching for 'BMX Bandit' Bank Robber

Houston: FBI Searching for 'BMX Bandit' Bank Robber

HOUSTON, TEXAS–The FBI is working with the Houston area Missouri City Police Department to catch a criminal that they’re calling the “BMX Bandit.”

Federal investigators are accusing the suspect of robbing the Amegy Bank of Texas in Missouri City on Wednesday at around 2pm. A local Fox report claims the suspect approached a teller with a handgun and demanded money. Security cameras caught him riding away on a child size bike.

The robber is described as a Hispanic or Caucasian male.  He is approximately 5’10” and 200 pounds. He was wearing a black hat, black sweat shirt, gray sweatpants, white gloves and gray tennis shoes.

Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and arrest of this robber, or any felony suspect. If you have information about this crime, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477), the Missouri City Police Department at (281) 403-8700 or the FBI at (713) 693-5000.

Ken Webster Jr. is the executive producer of Walton & Johnson and a contributing producer to The Michael Berry Show. Follow him on Twitter @ProducerKen


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