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The FBI posted this surveillance image online of a bank robbery suspect who was fatally shot by Evanston police upon leaving the Chase Bank at 901 Grove St. (FBI)

Suspect Killed By Evanston Cops Suspected Of Another Bank Heist

A suspected bank robber shot and killed by police outside a north suburban bakery late Monday afternoon is also suspected of robbing a North Side bank last week, according to the FBI.

12/17/2013

Police tape surrounds the scene of a police-involved shooting in downtown Evanston Monday afternoon. (Vince Gerasole/CBS)

Evanston Police Fatally Shoot Bank Robbery Suspect

The suspect robbed a Chase Bank branch in the 900 block of Grove Street Monday afternoon and pointed a weapon at officers, who shot the offender, according to Evanston Police Cmdr. Jay Parrott.

12/16/2013

The Hooded Bandit (Credit: FBI)

$5,000 Reward Offered For ‘Hooded Bandit’ Bank Robber

reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the capture of the “Hooded Bandit,” a man suspected of committing at least five bank robberies in the northwest suburbs.

12/12/2013

Surveillance photo of a bank robbery at the Bank of America branch at the Cherry Creek Plaza shopping center in Homewood. (Credit: FBI)

Two Charged In Homewood Bank Robbery That Ended In Standoff

Malcolm Carpenter, 32, of Chicago; and Justin Williams, 23, of Calumet Park, are each charged with one count of bank robbery, according to the FBI.

12/05/2013

A Bank of America branch in Homewood was robbed Wednesday. (Credit: CBS)

Standoff After Homewood Bank Robbery Ends, Three Suspects In Custody

It was a tense afternoon for everyone living or working near a Bank of America branch in Homewood following a robbery and manhunt.

12/04/2013

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)

Feds: Elderly Felon Robbed Bank So He Could Return To Prison

An aging ex-con who deliberately got caught robbing a bank so he could go back to prison should have his wish fulfilled, federal prosecutors say.

11/22/2013

This woman is suspected of robbing three banks since April (Credit: FBI)

Woman Robs Third North Side Bank Since April

A woman who was already suspected of robbing at least two North Side banks since April robbed a third on Wednesday afternoon.

11/21/2013

Surveillance photo shows suspect in the robbery of a Harris Bank branch in Rolling Meadows on April 19.( photo from FBI)

Wanted Bank Robber Strikes Again In Wood Dale

A man suspected of two previous northwest suburban bank robberies struck again in Wood Dale Friday.

11/16/2013

A suspect robbed a bank in Gurnee, forcing schools on lock down. (Credit: Bank surveillance video)

Search For Gurnee Robber Put School On Lockdown

GURNEE (CBS) — A bank was robbed Thursday afternoon in north suburban Gurnee, leading to a soft lock down at three schools in the area as police searched for the suspect. Police received a report […]

11/15/2013

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Man Robs Bank On Michigan Avenue

A Loop bank was robbed Wednesday morning.

10/23/2013

Kenneth Conley escaped from the Metropolitan Correctional Center, along with his cellmate, on Dec. 18, 2012. (Credit: FBI)

Bank Robber Pleads Guilty To Escape From Loop Jail

Kenneth Conley changed his plea in U.S. District Court Monday after negotiating a plea agreement with prosecutors.

10/21/2013

This man is suspected of robbing a Loop Citi bank branch. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs Citi Bank Branch In Loop

Authorities are looking for a man who robbed a Loop bank on Wednesday afternoon.

10/03/2013

A Harris Bank branch at 111 W. Monroe was robbed Tuesday morning.(Credit: FBI)

Man Attempts To Rob One Loop Bank, Robs Another Minutes Later

A man robbed a Loop bank Tuesday morning, just minutes after he tried to rob another bank about a block away, authorities said.

09/24/2013

A bank robbery suspect was caught on surveillance tape. (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Lake County Bank Robbed

A bank in north suburban Third Lake was robbed Thursday morning by a suspect who appeared to be wearing a motorcycle helmet.

09/20/2013

Surveillance photo of a Northwest Side bank robbery. (FBI)

Two Men Rob NW Side Bank At Gunpoint

The men entered the TCF Bank branch in the 2300 block of North Harlem Avenue showing handguns and fled with an undisclosed amount of money.

09/16/2013

Surveillance image of a bank robbery in Evanston (FBI)

Bank Robber Flees With More Than $2,500 In Evanston

The robber entered the Chase Bank branch in the 900 block of Grove Street in Evanston about 3:30 p.m., and gave a teller a note implying he had a gun and demanding money.

09/06/2013

The FBI released this surveillance image of a bank robbery suspect following a holdup in Lansing, Ill. (FBI)

Three Rob Bank In South Suburban Lansing

Three bank robbery suspects stormed into a south suburban bank on Thursday, leaving two workers injured.

08/22/2013

A man robbed the Cole Taylor Bank branch in Bucktown on Aug. 13, 2013. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs Bank In Bucktown

A man robbed a Bucktown bank Tuesday morning by handing over a note and implying he was armed.

08/14/2013

A bank robbery suspect wields a hammer at a TCF Bank branch in Park Ridge. (Credit: BanditTracker)

Prostitute Turns In Alleged Bank Robber

A prostitute given $300 in dye-stained $20 bills led police to the home of the man suspected of robbing a northwest suburban bank while wielding a hammer, according to the FBI.

08/09/2013

A Harris Bank brank in south suburban South Holland was robbed Tuesday afternoon. / photo from FBI

Man Robs South Holland Bank

A Harris Bank in south suburban South Holland was robbed Tuesday afternoon.

08/08/2013

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