SAN FRANCISCO: The FBI in San Francisco and Menlo Park Police Department are seeking the public’s help in identifying an individual believed to have robbed two banks in the Menlo Park area.
On October 29 at approximately 12:25 p.m., the individual robbed the Bank of the West at 701 Santa Cruz Avenue in Menlo Park.
Further Investigators have also linked the same person to a robbery at the U.S. Bank at 1105 El Camino Real in Menlo Park on November 8 at approximately 2 p.m.
Witnesses describe the suspect as a female (possibly Pacific Islander or Hispanic), 5'7” to 5'8” tall, 140 to 170 pounds, brown eyes, brown hair, and approximately 25-30 years in age.
During the October 29 robbery, she was wearing a red baseball hat with the letter “C” on the front, sunglasses, dark gray hooded jacket, and gray sweatpants and carried a dark bag.
During the November 8 robbery, she was wearing a light blue and gold baseball hat with the word “Nuggets” and a graphic on the front, long-sleeved green sweatshirt, and blue jeans and carried a light brown handbag.
During each robbery, the suspect presented a demand note and threatened she had a gun. Following the robbery, the suspect fled on foot.
Further photos of the suspect can be seen below.
The suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.
Photos courtesy of the FBI San Francisco
Anyone with information about the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is urged to contact their nearest FBI office or dial 911. The FBI can be reached 24 hours a day at 415-553-7400 in the San Francisco area. All calls are confidential. Tips can also be submitted at tips.fbi.gov.
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