FBI needs public's help identifying bank robber

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By Alicia Barron By Alicia Barron
By Alicia Barron By Alicia Barron

PHOENIX - The public’s help is needed to identify a bank robber wanted by the FBI Bank Robbery Task Force.

On Tuesday, Oct. 6 a male entered a Wells Fargo bank inside the Bashas’ store at 5515 N. Dysart, Litchfield Park. The man reportedly approached the teller and handed the clerk a note that had a threatening message. The teller gave the robber an undisclosed amount of money and the robber left on foot.

No suspect vehicle was seen by witnesses. His is described as a Middle Eastern man between 23 and 35 years old. He is about 5'5"to 5’6"00all and has a beard.

At the time of the robbery he was wearing a beige pageboy hat, a light-colored collared shirt with a brown pullover sweater that had a Knight’s cross design.

Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI Phoenix Division at (602) 279-5511 or 480-WITNESS.