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Authorities released these images in connection with an Aug. 27 bank robbery in Oak Lawn. (FBI)

Feds Offer $10,000 Reward Following Armed Bank Robbery In Oak Lawn

The first suspect held bank employees and customers at gunpoint in the lobby, while the second suspect forced an employee to open the vault.

08/27/2015

Surveillance photo of the woman suspected of robbing three TCF Bank branches on the North Side in August. (Credit: FBI)

FBI: Woman Robs Third North Side Bank In A Month

A woman suspected of robbing two TCF Bank branches this month on the North Side struck again Saturday afternoon, this time in the Uptown neighborhood.

08/24/2015

Surveillance footage of the suspected robber of a Uptown bank on Wednesday. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs Bank In Uptown

The robbery took place about 10:56 a.m. at the PNC Bank branch at 4400 N. Broadway, according to the FBI. The suspect entered the bank, gave the teller a note demanding money, and fled when the teller complied, according to Chicago Police.

08/20/2015

The FBI released surveillance footage of the suspected robber of a Uptown bank on Wednesday. | FBI

Man With Tattoos Robs Bank In Uptown

A man with prominent tattoos on his arm robbed a bank in the North Side Uptown neighborhood Wednesday morning.

08/19/2015

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Police Question Person Of Interest In Englewood Bank Robbery

About 4:45 p.m., the man walked into the bank in the 800 block of West 63rd Street and gave the teller a note demanding money in a bag, police said. He then made off with an unknown amount of money.

08/14/2015

Authorities are searching for a suspect who has robbed the same Waukegan bank twice in one week. | FBI

Man Charged With Robbing Waukegan Bank

A man has been charged with robbing a bank Monday afternoon in north suburban Waukegan that was also robbed exactly one week before.

08/11/2015

Police say the suspect robbed a 5/3 Bank Monday afternoon. (Source: FBI)

Suspect Robs Waukegan Bank For Second Time In One Week

Authorities are searching for a man who is suspected of robbing the same bank in Waukegan twice in one week.

08/10/2015

Police say the suspect robbed a 5/3 Bank Monday afternoon. (Source: FBI)

Police Searching For Waukegan Bank Robber

Police are searching for a man they say robbed a bank in Waukegan Monday afternoon.

08/04/2015

The Midday Bandit. (Source: FBI)

Two Bank Robberies Reported Monday In Oak Park

Two separate bank robberies were reported Monday in west suburban Oak Park.

08/04/2015

Surveillance camera image of a man who robbed a South Loop bank on Aug. 4, 2015. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs South Loop Bank At Knifepoint

The man entered the Fifth Third Bank branch at 601 S. Clark St. at 9:36 a.m. with a knife and demanded cash, according to police and the FBI. He left the bank with an undisclosed amount of money, police said.

08/04/2015

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.

07/07/2015

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.

06/30/2015

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.

06/28/2015

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.

06/09/2015

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.

06/03/2015

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.

06/01/2015

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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.”

05/29/2015

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.

05/22/2015

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.

05/13/2015

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.

05/13/2015

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