bank robbery

Surveillance photo of a man who robbed a bank branch Tuesday afternoon in the South Loop. | FBI photo

Man Robs Fifth Third Bank Branch In South Loop

The suspect entered the bank at 601 S. Clark St. about 1:15 p.m. and gave the teller a note implying he had a weapon, according to Chicago Police and the FBI.


Police released this surveillance photo of a man suspected of robbing a Mount Prospect bank on Monday. | Mount Prospect police

Police: Man Grabbed Cash From Teller’s Hand In Mount Prospect Bank Robbery

A man robbed a northwest suburban bank Monday by grabbing a handful of cash that a teller had been counting.


The FBI released surveillance footage of the suspected robber of a Midlothian bank on Friday. | FBI

Bank Robbery Reported In Midlothian

The FBI is looking for information about a south suburban bank robbery on Friday afternoon.


Surveillance images of the "Bandage Bandit," suspected of robbing at least four Chicago banks from March 31 to April 28, 2015. (Credit: FBI)

Bandage Bandit Robs 7th Bank, This One In Little Village

A serial bank robber known as the “Bandage Bandit” struck his seventh bank on Tuesday afternoon, this time in the Little Village neighborhood.


Surveillance camera images of a man who robbed a TCF Bank branch attached to an Ultra Foods store in Chicago Heights. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs Chicago Heights Bank

The bank attached to an Ultra Foods at 601 W. 14th St. was robbed Tuesday at 10:47 a.m., according to the FBI.


Roderick V. Burton (FBI)

Feds Nab Suspected ‘Black Cap Bandit’

Roderick V. Burton, 48, was taken into federal custody Tuesday, according to a statement from the FBI.



Man Robs Bank In Loop

A man walked into the Chase Bank branch at 300 S. Michigan and demanded an unspecified amount of cash, according to the FBI, which described it as a “non-takeover robbery.”


This suspect robbed a Loop bank Friday but may have been undone by a GPS device hidden in a bag of money. (FBI)

Bank Robber Undone By Planted Tracking Device In Money Bag

Authorities reportedly were able to zero in on the suspect through a GPS device that had been placed in a bag of money he took from First American Bank, 33 W. Monroe.


Surveillance images of the "Bandage Bandit," suspected of robbing at least four Chicago banks from March 31 to April 28, 2015. (Credit: FBI)

Reward Up To $10,000 For Arrest Of “Bandage Bandit”

The FBI has increased the reward to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of a serial bank robber dubbed the “Bandage Bandit,” after he struck for the fifth time Saturday.


Gilbert Galvan (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Canada’s “Phantom Bandit” Caught Stealing Liquor From Jewel

A man dubbed the “Phantom Bandit” for his ability to rob banks and then disappear was very much there when police arrested him for the alleged theft of nearly $1,000 in liquor from a Barrington grocery store.


Surveillance photo shows suspect at the Chase bank branch in Mount Prospect on Wednesday. He later robbed a bank in Skokie. | Skokie police

Man Tries To Rob Mount Prospect Bank, Then Hits One In Skokie

A man who robbed a bank in north suburban Skokie on Wednesday also tried to rob a bank in northwest suburban Mount Prospect earlier in the morning, according to police.


Surveillance photo of a man suspected of robbing two northwest suburban banks in the last month. | FBI

Suspected Bank Robber In Federal Custody

Michael Feterick, also known as “Michael Retterly,” was charged Wednesday with robbing the Fifth Third branch at 1745 S. Eastwood Dr. in Woodstock.


Surveillance photo of a man suspected of robbing two northwest suburban banks in the last month. | FBI

Man Robs Second Bank In NW Suburbs In Two Weeks

A man suspected of robbing a northwest suburban Fifth Third Bank branch last month struck again Wednesday morning, this time in Woodstock.


Multiple surveillance pictures of the "Midday Bandit." (FBI)

‘Midday Bandit’ Sought By FBI

Authorities gave him that nickname because most of the heists happened between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.


The FBI released this surveillance image from a bank robbery Monday at a Chase branch in Little Village. | FBI

Man Robs Little Village Bank, Second Heist In A Week

A man suspected of robbing a Near West Side bank last week held up another bank branch Monday, officials said.


Surveillance image of a bank robbery suspect. (Crystal Lake Police)

Man Robs Crystal Lake Bank, Surveillance Images Released

The robbery happened about 4:15 p.m. Monday at the Fifth Third Bank branch at 265 West Virginia Street, according to a statement from Crystal Lake police.


Police say the woman left the bank in a light blue door door vehicle. (Surveillance Photo)

Woman Robs Harris Bank In Schaumburg

Schaumburg police have released surveillance images of a woman who robbed a Harris Bank Monday morning.


Surveillance footage of a suspected bank robber in Dunning. | FBI

FBI: Dunning Bank Robbery Was Suspect’s Second

A man who robbed a Byline Bank branch Thursday afternoon in the Dunning neighborhood on the Northwest Side is also suspected of robbing a southwest suburban bank in December, the FBI said.


Surveillance photo of a man suspected of robbing a North Side bank Tuesday afternoon. | FBI

Police: Man Caught With Cash In Pocket After Robbing North Side Bank

A man caught by Chicago Police with money sticking out of his pockets just minutes after a North Side bank was robbed Tuesday morning is now facing federal charges, according to the FBI.


Surveillance image of the man suspected of robbing the U.S. Bank branch at 3525 W. 63rd St. | FBI

FBI: Hometown Bank Robbery Is Suspect’s Third

A man who robbed a southwest suburban Hometown bank Friday morning is suspected of two other Southwest Side bank robberies throughout the last several months.