Police say the suspect held up two banks less than a week apart. On Friday, August 20th, he walked into the Wal-Mart in the 900 block of E. Randol Mill Road at about 6:45 in the evening and passed the teller at the First Convenience bank a threatening note. He got the cash and walked out.
Six days prior, on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010, police think the same man entered a Kroger in the 2400 block of Ascension Boulevard at about 11 a.m. He
approached a teller at the First Convenience Bank inside the store, again gave her a threatening note, got cash and left.
The suspect is described as a man between the age of 25 and 30 with a thin to medium build. He has a bald head and some facial hair, possibly a goatee or mustache. In both incidents, the man wore glasses. These were taken from surveillance footage are attached to this email.
Anyone with information about these bank robberies are asked to call Arlington Police Department Detective Charles Lodatto at 817 989-3347, or Crime Stoppers at (817) 469-TIPS (8477). All tipsters remain anonymous and are eligible for a reward up to $1,000. Information about robbery cases is also available at the www.Arlingtonpd.org under the Cash for Crooks tab.