Fugitives Violent Crime

* FBI Seeking Public’s Help in Identifying Plaid Bandit

UPDATE Click Here10/25/11 Plaid Bandit Pleads Not Guilty

UPDATE Click Here-Suspect Donald Booth Arrested

ID #11-315


FBI and San Francisco police officials are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man dubbed the “Plaid Bandit” who is linked to four robberies in the city since June 2010. The most recent robbery occurred on Oct. 6 at the East West Bank in the 500 block of Montgomery Street in San Francisco’s Financial District. Police said the suspect walked into the bank, brandished a handgun and demanded money from a teller, then ran away with an undisclosed amount of cash. The man is also possibly responsible for three other bank robberies in San Francisco, a U.S. Bank on July 27, 2010, a City national Bank on June 21, 2010, and a Bank of the West on June 10, 2010, according to the FBI.

The suspect is described as a white man in his 50s who is between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches tall, between 150 and 160 pounds, has a slim build, short white hair and wears tinted eyeglasses, officials said. He walked with a cane in one of the robberies and is known to wear plaid shirts.

ID #11-315

Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text us at 408-355-0999 or CLICK HERE to send a confidential email tip, if you know the name of this suspect or  have any information that can help solve this crime.

Por favor llame la línea de Los Fugitivos en 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) o texto en 408-355-0999 o haga clic aquí para enviar un email a [email protected], si usted tiene alguna información que pueda ayudar a resolver este crimen.

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