FBI doubles reward for information on Boston-area bank robbery suspect

The FBI’s Bank Robbery Task Force is doubling its reward as it asks the public for assistance identifying a bank robber allegedly responsible for five robberies in the Greater Boston area. 

During each of the robberies, the suspect wore a dark, hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, gloves, sunglasses and a face mask. 

According to the FBI, he used dark-colored socks to cover his shoes.

In each robbery, the suspect verbally demanded cash from the tellers and brandished a semi-automatic handgun before running away. 

The suspect is believed to be an African-American man in his 20s. He is approximately 5’8" to 5’11" and had a slender build. 

The suspect is allegedly responsible for the following robberies: 

  • Sept. 5 at Citizens Bank in Woburn
  • Oct. 16 at Winchester Savings Bank in Arlington
  • Jan. 15 at TD Bank in Waltham
  • Jan. 25 at South Shore Savings Bank in Stoughton
  • Feb. 2 at Enterprise Bank in Billerica

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $20,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and prosecution of the person responsible for the robberies. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact the FBI at 617-742-5533.

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