Stringer Bell Bandit

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.


The FBI has dubbed this bank-robbery suspect the "Stringer Bell Bandit," after a character from the HBO series "The Wire." (FBI)

‘Stringer Bell Bandit’ Strikes Another Chicago Bank

The most recent robbery happened about 1 p.m. Thursday at a Citibank in the 0-100 block of North LaSalle Street, police said.