Older man robs Houston bank

April 10, 2009 7:50:06 PM PDT
An older man robbed an Amegy Bank at 711 Louisiana in Houston. The FBI is referring to him as the "Granddad bandit" because of his appearance.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Around 4:50pm Friday, the man entered the bank and handed a note to a teller demanding money. The robber concealed his hand in a bank bag, and fearing he had a gun, the teller gave him some cash.

The man is described as white, in his 50s, 5'8", 190 pounds. His hair was balding on top and a light color on the sides. He was wearing a black button down shirt and blue jeans.

If you have information about this case, please call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS, or the Houston office of the FBI at 713-693-5000. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $5,000 reward.

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