Man Charged With Trying To Rob Bank In Old Irving ParkA 19-year-old man has been charged with trying to rob a bank in the Old Irving Park neighborhood, after he was arrested earlier this week when he holed up in a house in the neighboring Portage Park neighborhood.
Bank Robbery Suspect In Custody After SWAT Standoff In Portage ParkA bank robbery suspect was in custody Tuesday afternoon, after police SWAT teams cornered him at a home in the Portage Park neighborhood.
Man Tries To Rob MB Financial Bank Branch In The LoopThe attempted robbery happened at 2:20 p.m. the at the branch at 1 E. Wacker Dr., according to the FBI.
Woman Charged With 3 Bank Robberies In Riverdale, Palos HeightsA woman has been charged with robbing a bank in south suburban Riverdale twice last year and attempting to rob a Palos Heights bank in March
Man Tries To Rob Garfield Ridge BankA man tried to rob a bank Monday morning in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Two Men Arrested For Pair Of Bank RobberiesTwo men responsible for a pair of north suburban bank robberies on the same day last week have been arrested, according to the FBI.
Man Attempts Bank Robbery, Robs 2nd Bank 30 Minutes LaterA man who robbed a west suburban Lombard bank Saturday morning is also suspected of trying to rob a different bank less than 30 minutes earlier in Villa Park.
Woman Fails In Attempt To Rob Aurora BankA woman wearing a piece of tape over her nose tried to rob a west suburban bank Saturday morning, but left empty-handed.
FBI: 'Bandage Bandit' Attempted Sixth Bank Robbery On FridayA man suspected in five Chicago bank robberies tried to rob a sixth bank in the Lake View neighborhood on Friday, the FBI said.
Man In Packers Hat Attempts Bank RobberyAbout 2:20 p.m., the man entered a Chase bank at 6650 S. Stony Island and attempted a non-takeover robbery, the FBI said.
FBI: 'Elmer Fudd Bandit' Arrested In KentuckyA man dubbed the “Elmer Fudd Bandit” — believed to have robbed four Chicago area banks and attempted a fifth in 2012 — was charged by a federal grand jury indictment on Thursday.
Glen Ellyn Police Arrest Elderly Bank Robber Wanted In LockportPolice said the Indiana man was captured during the attempted robbery of a Bank of America branch in the 600 block of Roosevelt Road in Glen Ellyn.
Man Tries To Rob Magnificent Mile Bank, Leaves Without CashA man tried to rob a Magnificent Mile bank on Monday, but left the loot behind.
Bank Robbers Caught After Returning To Crime SceneAn alleged bank robber and a would-be robber have appearances in federal court Wednesday, after, police say, both returned to the scene of their crimes.