Crime Stoppers of Houston Offers Up to $5,000 cash reward!


(HOUSTON, TX) – The FBI Violent Crime Task Force is releasing photographs of a woman who robbed a Houston area First Convenience Bank while wearing dangling earrings on Monday.  Investigators are hoping someone recognizes the woman or her earrings.  Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the female bank robber.  Bank surveillance photographs are attached at the end of the press release.       


At about 3:37 p.m., the woman entered the bank and handed a teller a threatening note demanding money.  No weapon was seen by witnesses.  The robber fled the store in an unknown direction after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash.  No one was physically hurt during the robbery.    


The bank robber is described as a middle-aged Hispanic female, approximately 5’1” – 5’6” tall with a heavy build.  She wore a black t-shirt, jean shorts, black baseball cap with white trim, and long dangling earrings.         


Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of this bank robber.  If you have any information, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the FBI Houston Field Office at (713) 693-5000. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637) or visit www.crime-stoppers.org.  Tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Crime Stoppers of Houston app which can be downloaded at the app store for both iPhone and android devices.  All tipsters remain anonymous.