First Merit Bank

Bank Robbery

Bank Branches In Loop, Norridge Robbed Friday

Bank branches in the Loop and the near northwest suburb of Norridge were robbed Friday, bring the total number of bank robberies in the Chicago area in 2012 to at least 48.

03/17/2012

Tire Iron Bandit

FBI Seeks Tire Iron-Wielding Bank Robber

Police are asking for your help in finding a robber in southwest suburban Willowbrook, who has been dubbed the “Tire Iron Bandit.”

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Bank Robbery Scene

Cops Nab Suspects In Middle Of Bank Heist

Three suspects, two of them armed, are in police custody after jumping behind the counter and robbing a bank Thursday morning before police nabbed them in mid-getaway in the Wicker Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Surveillance footage of a suspected bank robber who hit the First Merit Bank in Willow Springs on Monday. (Credit: FBI)

FBI Releases Photos Of Willow Springs Robbery Suspect

The FBI is looking for help in nabbing a bank robbery suspect who hit a Willow Springs bank for the second time in nearly six months.

01/04/2011