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Surveillance images of a woman dubbed the "Uptown Beach Bandit" for at least three bank robberies on the North Side. (Credit: FBI)

FBI Searching For “Uptown Beach Bandit” In 3 Bank Robberies

The bandit is described as a black woman 30-40, about 5-foot-3 to 5-foot-5 with medium to long dark hair, according to the FBI. She has been seen wearing a large floppy straw hat, sunglasses and either a green jacket, tan cardigan or light gray hoodie.


Surveillance camera images of a man who robbed a TCF Bank branch attached to an Ultra Foods store in Chicago Heights. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs Chicago Heights Bank

The bank attached to an Ultra Foods at 601 W. 14th St. was robbed Tuesday at 10:47 a.m., according to the FBI.


Surveillance footage of a man robbing a TCF Bank branch Sunday afternoon in River Forest. (Photo from the FBI)

Bank Robbed In River Forest

A weapon was not shown and no one was injured in the robbery, the FBI said.


Surveillance photo of the man who robbed a bank Wednesday afternoon in Tinley Park. (Credit: FBI)

Man Robs Tinley Park Bank

The robbery happened at the TCF Bank branch at 17117 S. Harlem Ave. in Tinley Park at 4:37 p.m. on Wednesday, according to the FBI.


Surveillance image of the man suspected of robbing a River Forest TCF Bank Oct. 18. / photo from the FBI

Police: River Forest Bank Robbery Suspect Caught By Patrol Officer ‘Within Minutes’

A man suspected of robbing a bank in west suburban River Forest Saturday morning was arrested mere blocks away from the bank as he tried to make his escape, authorities said.


Surveillance footage of a woman suspected of robbing the TCF Bank branch at 1952 W. Galena Blvd. in Aurora about 10:35 a.m. Monday. (Photo from the FBI)

Bank Robbed In Aurora

The robbery happened about 10:35 a.m. at the TCF Bank branch inside a Jewel-Osco at 1952 W. Galena Blvd. in Aurora, according to an Aurora police statement.


Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a Waukegan TCF Bank branch at knifepoint Wednesday morning. (Photo from FBI)

FBI: Man Tried To Open Account Before Robbing Bank

William Rozelle, 30, allegedly presented his photo ID and Social Security number while trying to open checking and savings accounts, but left the bank after being told there was a fee to open accounts, then later returned and robbed the same bank.


The bank-robbery suspect known as the "Shady Bandit." (FBI)

‘Shady Bandit’ Nabbed For North Side Bank Robbery

A Chicago woman dubbed the “Shady Bandit” by the FBI and suspected of robbing several North Side banks is charged with robbing a TCF Bank in the Uptown neighborhood in February.


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Robber Arrested After Holding Up Bank At Portage Park Jewel Store

A suspect was arrested Monday morning after robbing a TCF Bank branch inside a Jewel grocery store in Portage Park.


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.


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.


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

Armed With Hammer, Man Robs Park Ridge Bank

Police say that a man armed with a hammer who robbed a bank Monday in northwest suburban Park Ridge visited three other bank branches in the northwest suburb before the robbery.


The suspect in a TCF Bank robbery. (Credit: FBI)

Woman Robs North Side Bank

A woman robbed a Lakeview bank Tuesday afternoon on the city’s North Side.


The so-called "Mummy Bandit" robs a TCF Bank branch at at 4250 N. Lincoln Av. on April 7, 2013. The FBI has said a man with his face wrapped in tape has robbed at least five banks, but charges have only been filed in the April 7 heist. Erwin Acox, of the 5100 block of North Kimball Avenue, was charged in that robbery. (Credit: FBI)

FBI Not Sure Yet If Suspect In Sunday Bank Heist Was ‘Mummy Bandit’

A 39-year-old man has been charged with robbing a Lincoln Park bank with his face wrapped in tape, but federal authorities have not yet officially tied him to a string of bank robberies committed by the so-called “Mummy Bandit.”


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Man With Cane Robs North Side Bank Branch

A bank branch inside of a North Side grocery store was robbed Saturday morning.


Bank robbers hit a TCF Bank branch in Chicago and a Consumers Credit Union in Waukegan on March 27, 2013. (Credit: FBI)

SW Side TCF branch, Waukegan Credit Union Robbed

Robbers struck a bank branch on the city’s Southwest Side and a credit union in Waukegan on Wednesday.


A pickup truck crashed into the glass wall of a TCF Bank in Lincoln Park on Feb. 8, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Pickup Truck Crashes Into Lincoln Park Bank

One man suffered minor cuts and another refused medical attention after an accident at a Lincoln Park intersection early Friday sent one of the vehicles into a bank building.


A man and a woman wearing nun masks robbed a bank in south suburban Palos Heights on May 29, 2011. (Credit: FBI)

Judge Dons Nun Costume Before Convicting ‘Nun On The Run’ Bank Robbery Suspect

Judge Matthew Kennelly wore the nun costume to test out Navahcia Edwards’ defense that the May 2011 heist of a TCF Bank she worked at in south suburban Palos Heights was in fact carried out by a white robber, not an African-American like her.


The robber entered the Jewel grocery where the bank is located and threatened bank staffers with a weapon but he did not show one. (Credit: Chicago FBI office)

SW Suburban Bank Robbed

A TCF Bank located in a Jewel at 7910 South Cicero Ave. in Burbank was robbed at approximately 9:50 a.m., according to a release from the Burbank Police Department.


A surveillance photo of the woman who robbed a TCF Bank branch on Dec. 6. The same woman is believed to have been waiting to rob the same bank branch when she was arrested on Friday, Jan. 4. (Credit: FBI)

Bank Robber Arrested In Line With Note Still In Her Hand

A woman who allegedly robbed a South Side Washington Heights neighborhood bank last month apparently returned to try again but Friday morning, but was thwarted by sharp-eyed bank employees.