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The Tucson Police Department is asking for help locating the 'Manila Bandit.'
The Tucson Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for several bank robberies in the Tucson area. In each of the incidents, the suspect has entered the bank carrying a large manila envelope, which he places the money in during the robbery.
The following dates and locations are the three most recent known incidents involving this suspect:
July 23, 2010 4752 East Sunrise Drive (PCSD case) US Bank (Inside Safeway store)
October 11, 2010 3275 North Swan Road Wells Fargo (Inside Basha's store)
October 18, 2010 7740 East Speedway Boulevard Pyramid Credit Union
November 11, 2010 10380 E Broadway Blvd US Bank (inside Safeway store)
The suspect is described as an adult Caucasian male, between 45 and 50-years old, between 5'6" and 5'8", weighing between 180 and 200 pounds. In each case, he wore a baseball cap, a long-sleeved shirt and prescription-style glasses.
If you have any information on his whereabouts please call 88-CRIME.