The Kearny Police Department, in collaboration with the FBI – Federal Bureau of Investigation and the New Jersey State Police, are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the suspect in a bank robbery at Wells Fargo Bank.
At approximately 12:50 PM on Friday, June 24th 2016, a man walked into the Wells Fargo Bank located at 175 Passaic Avenue in the Town of Kearny and handed a teller a note demanding cash. The teller handed the suspect approximately $1,500 at which point he fled the bank.
The suspect is described as a light skinned male, approximately 5’06”-5’08”, with a scruffy beard (light in color, possibly blonde/red) tied with a rubber band at the bottom. He was wearing a dark-colored skull cap, black sunglasses, a light blue t-shirt over black long sleeve undershirt, and blue jeans.
If you recognize the suspect in the photographs below or have any information that may assist with this investigation, please contact Detective Sergeant Gonzalez at 201-998-4632.