Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Dumb As A Bag Of Hammers
Police turning to public for help finding '$60 Bill Bandit'

GILBERT, Ariz. -- -- Police are turning to the public for help finding a bank robber they have dubbed the "$60 Bill Bandit." 
The suspect is wanted in connection with four bank robberies in four cities since October. The most recent robbery was the afternoon of Thursday, Dec. 23. 
According to police, the suspect walked into the Bank of America at 2170 S. Power Road in Gilbert just after 3:30 p.m. He handed the teller a note stating that he had a gun and demanding her money. 
The teller gave the suspect an unknown about of cash. He put the money in a dark leather portfolio notebook and then fled on foot. 
Nobody ever saw a weapon or a getaway car. 
The other robberies were in Tempe, Mesa and Chandler. 
The suspect was named the "$60 Bill Bandit" because during one of the robberies, he asked the teller for all the $20s, $40s and $60s....