Surveillance images of the "Play-Along Bandit," suspected of robbing at least five banks. (Credit: Bandit Tracker Chicago)

FBI Offers $1,000 Reward For Information On “Play-Along Bandit”

The bandit most recently robbed a Harris Bank branch at 1620 W. 95th St. on Dec. 6, according to a statement from the FBI. He approached the teller, made a threatening demand for money and implied he was armed, although he did not display a weapon.


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.


Photo from BanditTrackerChicago

Downers Grove Bank Robbed By Man In Construction Costume

A man in a construction costume robbed a bank Wednesday in west suburban Downers Grove.


Surveillance photo of man suspected of four Loop bank robberies in December. (Credit:  FBI)

Man In Suit And Baseball Cap Robs Loop Bank

The man suspected of four Loop bank robberies in December.


The Stringer Bell Bandit. (Credit: FBI)

‘Stringer Bell Bandit’ Robs Citibank Branch In Loop

Authorities are now linking a Loop bank robbery Monday to the Stringer Bell Bandit — a man who allegedly robbed six other banks in seven attempts since October.


Surveillance image of the man suspected of robbing four Loop bank branches, including a Citibank branch at 222 W. Adams St, the robbery pictured here. (Credit: Bandit Tracker Chicago)

Man Robs Fourth Loop Bank Branch

A man who robbed a Loop bank branch robbed Friday morning is suspected of three other downtown bank robberies over the past month, according to the FBI.


Suspect in a Citibank branch robbery downtown. (Credit: FBI)

Loop Citibank Branch Robbed

A Loop bank branch was robbed Wednesday afternoon.


A man dressed in a yellow poncho, black cap, surgical mask, and black surgical gloves tried to rob a Citibank on Michigan Avenue, by claiming he had a bomb, but he fled the bank without taking the money he demanded, and left the fake bomb behind. (Credit:

Man Tries To Rob Magnificent Mile Bank, Leaves Without Cash

A man tried to rob a Magnificent Mile bank on Monday, but left the loot behind.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2012

Neely Saving Lesson

Englewood Students Get Lesson On Saving Money

A group of 3rd graders at Charles R. Henderson Elementary School in the Englewood neighborhood got a lesson in saving on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2012

Police tape blocks the entrance to a Citibank branch at 69 W. Washington St. as Chicago police investigate a robbery on March 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Citibank Branch Robbed In The Loop

A Citibank branch in the Loop was robbed Monday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

The FBI released this surveillance photo of a helmeted bank robber hitting a South Archer Avenue branch this week. (FBI)

Helmeted Man Robs 2 Banks In 2 Days: FBI

A man wearing a motorcycle helmet and brandishing a handgun is believed to have robbed two separate bank branches — one on the Southwest Side and one in south suburban Oak Lawn — since Thursday.


A man wearing a motorcycle helmet and white gym shoes robbed a Citibank branch at 5674 S. Archer Ave. on April 6, 2011. (Photo Credit:

Bank Robbed By Man Wearing Motorcycle Helmet

A man wearing a motorcycle helmet and armed with a gun robbed a bank near Midway Airport on the Southwest Side on Wednesday morning.