Suspect wanted in NE Houston bank robbery

This man is wanted in the robbery of a bank in northeast Houston.

August 4, 2010 12:02:42 PM PDT
The FBI is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who robbed a bank in northeast Houston. The man entered the Community Bank of Texas at 13222 Tidwell and approached a teller around 9am Wednesday. He produced a threatening note which demanded money, and the teller provided him with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect fled the bank on foot.

No one was injured during the robbery.

The suspect is described as a black male, 23-30 years old, approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall with an athletic build and a goatee. He wore a white, short-sleeved t-shirt, blue jeans, and a black baseball hat.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-8477 (TIPS) hotline or submitted online at that leads to an arrest in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message - Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES(274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.