Aurora police and FBI search for bank robber


AURORA | Police and the FBI are looking for a man they say robbed two Aurora banks, one in February and one last week.

The first robbery happened Feb. 13 at a Chase Bank at 5800 Parker Road. The second happened July 28 at a Chase Bank at 16750 E. Quincy Ave.

In each case, the FBI said the suspect demanded money from bank employees, received money, and fled on foot.

“There was no weapon seen and no one was injured,” the FBI said in a bulletin yesterday.

The FBI described the suspect as a Hispanic male, 35 to 40 years old and, standing 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a medium build. The suspect was wearing a red “Tabasco” t-shirt, a tan baseball cap, and dark pants, the FBI said.

Investigators are asking anyone with information on the robberies to call the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Task Force at 303-629- 7171. Tipsters can also remain anonymous receive a $2,000 reward by calling Denver Metro Crime Stoppers at 720-913- STOP (7867).