RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — A $15,000 reward has been offered by Bank of America and Wells Fargo for information that leads to the capture of a Southern California bank robber dubbed the “Luger Bandit.”
The suspect has been involved in at least four robberies, and one attempted incident, at Bank of America, Chase and Wells Fargo branches in Granada Hills, Fontana, San Dimas, Mira Loma and Corona since early 2013, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.READ MORE: Kings Lose To Flames 3-2, Markstrom Makes 40 Saves
During each incident, the alleged robber brandishes a weapon that looks like a silver, German-made Luger and forces employees and customers to the floor.
The suspect was described as white or Hispanic, 30 to 40 years old, 5 feet 8 inches to six feet tall and about 200 pounds.READ MORE: Statements From Los Angeles Community College District and California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office
In surveillance photos, he’s wearing pullover sweatshirts with hoods and jeans, as well as a face mask, sunglasses and black gloves. The suspect carries a black bag with a strap.
Witnesses said he was driving a charcoal gray BMW 3-Series.MORE NEWS: First Case Of Omicron Variant Detected In LA County
Anyone with information about the bandit was asked to contact the FBI at (888) 226-8443.