NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The FBI New Orleans Division and the New Orleans Police Department are requesting the public's help in identifying two people who robbed the Capital One Bank in the 2700 block of S. Claiborne Ave.
On Wednesday, (April 25) just after 9 a.m., two men entered the bank and one approached a teller, implied that he had a weapon and gave her a note demanding money. The robbers fled the bank on foot.
One suspect is described as a black male with a dark complexion, about 5'6" to 5'8 and weighing 180 to190 pounds. He is approximately 55 to 65 years old with a medium build and grey trimmed facial hair. He was wearing a blue shirt, with dark colored pants.
The second suspect is described as a black male with a medium complexion, approximately 5'7" to 5'9 and weighing about 170 to180 pounds. He is approximately 25 to 35 years old with a medium build and short hair. He was wearing a white T-shirt, camouflage pants, and wore a dark colored brace on his right elbow.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 504-816-3000 or Crimestoppers at 504-822-1111. The Metropolitan Orleans Bank Security Association (MOBSA) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and indictment of this bank robber.