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A bank was robbed in Lakeview on Aug. 5. | Photo from FBI.

FBI: North Side Bank Robbery Is Suspect’s Second

A man suspected of robbing a Lakeview neighborhood bank earlier this month struck again Saturday morning in the Edgewater neighborhood, the FBI said.

08/30/2014

Various surveillance video images of the "Safe Boundaries Bandit," suspected of robbing at least 12 banks. (Credit: Bandit Tracker Chicago)

FBI: Robber Who Held Up 11 Banks Strikes Again

Known as the “No Boundaries Bandit,” the man described as a 200-pound Hispanic has robbed five Chicago banks, and now, seven in the suburbs—most recently in west suburban River Forest, according to the FBI.

08/28/2014

Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a Bolingbrook bank Monday. (FBI)

FBI Offers $25,000 Reward To Catch Bank Robber Who Wounded Employee

During the robbery earlier this month, a female bank employee was shot in the arm.

08/21/2014

Surveillance photo of the suspect who robbed a TCF Bank branch, at 6107 S. Archer, about 10 a.m. Monday. | photo from the FBI

FBI: TCF Bank Robbery In Garfield Ridge Is Suspect’s Third

A man suspected of robbing two suburban banks and trying to rob a third in the last three months struck again Monday morning, this time in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side, the FBI said.

08/18/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect in a robbery at the Chase Bank in Munster, Ind. Tuesday morning. (Photo provided by FBI)

Police Searching For Man Who Robbed Munster Bank

Police in Munster, Ind. are searching for a man who robbed a Chase Bank Tuesday morning.

08/12/2014

A bank was robbed Monday afternoon in Bolingbrook. (Credit: CBS)

Teller Shot During Bank Robbery In Bolingbrook

Bolingbrook police said they were called to First Midwest Bank, 450 N. Bolingbrook Dr., around noon after a man entered the bank, wearing a mask, and announced a robbery. A female teller in her 20s was shot in the arm during the robbery.

08/11/2014

A bank was robbed in Lakeview Tuesday afternoon. | Photo from FBI.

Bank Robbed In Lakeview

A bank was robbed Tuesday afternoon in the Lakeview neighborhood on the North Side.

08/05/2014

Surveillance image of the suspect in a North Riverside bank robbery Friday afternoon. / photo from the FBI

Bank Robbed In North Riverside

A bank in west suburban North Riverside was robbed Friday afternoon.

08/02/2014

Surveillance photo shows a man robbing the Chase Bank branch in Hazel Crest on June 19, 2014.  (FBI)

Feds Charge Blue Island Man With Bank Robbery

A Blue Island man suspected of robbing five banks on the South Side and in the south suburbs is in custody facing federal charges.

06/23/2014

Police believe this man robbed two banks in the Loop in about 10 minutes Wednesday morning, first a Chase Bank branch at 10 S. Dearborn St. and then a Citibank branch at 11 S. LaSalle St. (Photos from FBI)

Man Robs Two Loop Banks In 10 Minutes

The man walked into a Chase Bank branch at 10 S. Dearborn St. at 8:42 a.m., implied he had a weapon and presented the teller with a note demanding cash. Ten minutes later, a man matching the robber’s description held up the Citibank branch at 11 S. LaSalle St.

06/11/2014

Surveillance footage of a woman suspected of robbing the TCF Bank branch at 1952 W. Galena Blvd. in Aurora about 10:35 a.m. Monday. (Photo from the FBI)

Bank Robbed In Aurora

The robbery happened about 10:35 a.m. at the TCF Bank branch inside a Jewel-Osco at 1952 W. Galena Blvd. in Aurora, according to an Aurora police statement.

06/03/2014

Surveillance footage of a man suspected of robbing the TCF Bank branch at 5516 N. Clark St. about 12:15 p.m. Sunday in Edgewater. (Photo from the FBI)

Bank Robbed In Edgewater

A male walked into the bank, demanded money and ran away with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.

06/03/2014

Surveillance image of  a man who robbed a bank in Edgewater. (Credit: banditracker.com)

Bank Robbed In Edgewater

A bank was robbed Sunday afternoon in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side.

06/01/2014

Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a Waukegan TCF Bank branch at knifepoint Wednesday morning. (Photo from FBI)

FBI: Man Tried To Open Account Before Robbing Bank

William Rozelle, 30, allegedly presented his photo ID and Social Security number while trying to open checking and savings accounts, but left the bank after being told there was a fee to open accounts, then later returned and robbed the same bank.

05/23/2014

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Man Robs Southwest Suburban Bank

A man robbed a bank in southwest suburban Burbank Friday afternoon.

05/17/2014

Authorities released this surveillance photo of a person suspected of robbing a NorStates bank branch Monday in Waukegan. (Waukegan Police)

Waukegan Bank Robbed

The robber displayed a note and got away with an unspecified amount of cash, police said.

05/12/2014

Surveillance photo of the suspect who robbed a North Community Bank branch at 1555 N. Damen Ave. Friday afternoon. | photo from the FBI

Woman Wanted For Wicker Park Bank Robbery

Authorities are searching for a woman who robbed a bank Friday afternoon in the Wicker Park neighborhood on the North Side.

04/20/2014

Surveillance photo shows the suspect who robbed a Niles bank on Feb. 9. Federal prosecutors say Walter Unbehaun did it because he wanted to return to prison. (Credit: FBI)

Ex-Con Homesick For Prison Gets 3 1/2 Years For Bank Robbery

An ex-con who spent most of his adult life behind bars on Thursday got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. The 74-year-old gets to go back to the place he called home — prison.

04/18/2014

Surveillance photo shows the suspect who robbed a Niles bank on Feb. 9. Federal prosecutors say Walter Unbehaun did it because he wanted to return to prison. (Credit: FBI)

Ex-Con Homesick For Prison To Be Sentenced For Bank Robbery

Walter Unbehaun has spent nearly all of his adult life behind bars, so it’s not surprising that he faces sentencing Thursday for yet another crime, a bank robbery last year. His reason for robbing the bank is surprising, though: He was homesick for prison.

04/17/2014

A man who robbed a TCF Bank branch in the 3500 block of North Broadway Sunday morning may have robbed another branch in Uptown on Friday. (Photo from the FBI)

Man Charged In Loop Bank Robbery Believed To Be “Benchwarmer Bandit”

A man charged with robbing a bank in the Loop on Tuesday is believed to be the Benchwarmer Bandit, suspected by the FBI of at least five other bank jobs.

04/16/2014

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