Silver Spring Bank Robbery Suspect (Photos)
Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department, Major Crimes Division, continue to investigate two bank robberies that police believe were committed by the same suspect. Both robberies took place at the same Wells Fargo bank, at 8701 Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring.
According to police, on Jan. 21, police responded to the Wells Fargo bank for the report of a bank robbery. At that time, police released details of the robbery and released surveillance photographs of the suspect. See, Police Seek Help in Identifying Silver Spring Bank Robbery Suspect (Photo)
On Feb. 21, police responded to the Wells Fargo bank for the report of a bank robbery. Police report their preliminary investigation indicates the suspect approached the teller, produced what is described as a large kitchen knife, and demanded cash. Police say he left the bank after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash.
Investigators believe that the robberies were committed by the same suspect based on surveillance photographs and the similar actions of the suspect.
Detectives are asking anyone who recognizes the suspect from the photos or has information about these robberies to call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1.866.411.8477 or leave a Crime Solvers tip here. Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment for this felony crime. Tipsters will remain anonymous.