FBI: Bank Robber Threatened To Bomb West Side PNC BranchA homeless man threatened to bomb a West Side bank while robbing it last month, in one of two heists for which he now faces federal charges, authorities said.
50 More Chicago Bank Robberies Reported In 2016 Than Previous YearAn arrest has been made in just under 50 percent of 2016’s bank robberies, according to the FBI’s bank robbery database.
TCF Bank Robbed In Franklin ParkThe non-takover robbery was reported about 1:30 p.m. at the TCF Bank branch at 10203 Grand Avenue, according to the FBI.
Man Robs Bank Branch In WoodridgeThe robbery happened at 4:07 p.m. at the Fifth Third Bank branch at 2353 63rd St., according to FBI spokesman Garrett Croon. No weapon was shown during the robbery.
Man Robs Bank At Jewel-Osco In AndersonvilleAbout 10:15 a.m., he walked up to the TCF Bank branch inside the store at 5516 N. Clark St. and made off with an unspecified amount of cash, according to the FBI. No one was hurt in the “non-takeover” robbery, authorities said.
Chase Bank Branch Robbed In DarienA non-takeover robbery was reported at 11:11 a.m. at the Chase Bank branch at 7501 Cass Ave. in Darien, according to FBI spokesman Garrett Croon.
Chase Bank Branch Robbed In LakeviewChase Bank security officers contacted the FBI about 2:20 p.m. to report a non-takeover robbery at the branch at 3956 N. Sheridan Rd., according to FBI spokesman Garrett Croon.
Bank Robbery Reported In Heart Of ChicagoA bank robbery was reported Wednesday afternoon on the Lower West Side.
Masked Gunmen Rob Sauk Village BankThe robbery happened about 2:05 p.m. Thursday at a U.S. Bank branch at 2600 E. Sauk Trail.
Man Wearing Tape Mustache Robs Alsip BankThe non-takeover robbery happened at 3:22 p.m. at the TCF Bank branch at 12001 S. Pulaski Road in Alsip, according to the FBI. No weapon was shown during the robbery.
TFC Bank Branch Robbed In AlsipA bank was robbed Wednesday afternoon in south suburban Alsip.
North Riverside Mall Robber Possibly Wanted For Previous Bank RobberyThat suspected robber was shot in front of shoppers inside the store after trying to rob a bank in the same strip mall. The FBI now says they know of him from a previous crime.

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