Reward Issued for Accused Robber of Local Bank, Plus Others

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The Federal Bureau of Investigation has issued a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the so-called "Loan Ranger Bandit."

The man is believed to have robbed at least ten banks since early 2009, including the FedStar Credit Union on Harvey Road College Station in August 2012.

Most of his alleged crimes have been in Texas -- Wichita Falls, Tyler, Temple, Round Rock, Tyler and Salado in addition to College Station -- but is also believed to have robbed financial institutions in Arkansas and Mississippi.

Given the title because he has worn a Texas Rangers ball cap during some the robberies of institutions where loans are available, the man is described as a white male in his early 30s, between 5’7” to 6’0” tall and weighing around 200 pounds with a medium build. He's been seen with short, light brown hair and glasses. He's also believed to have a small mark above his right eye.

A maroon Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck with a thin white pinstripe around the truck bed is believed to be a vehicle he has used.

You're asked to contact the FBI at 1-800-CALL-FBI or if you have any information that could lead to the arrest of this person. Authorities warn that he is believe to be armed and dangerous, so call law enforcement if you spot him.

YouTube Video from the City of College Station


Previous Robberies by the Alleged "Loan Ranger Bandit"

January 16, 2009
Summit Bank
Benton, Arkansas

June 30, 2011
Summit Bank
Benton, Arkansas

July 21, 2011
Wichita Falls, Texas

August 31, 2011
Altra Federal Credit Union
Tyler, Texas

October 4, 2011
Temple Santa Fe Community Credit Union
Temple, Texas

January 4, 2012
Union State Bank
Round Rock, Texas

May 17, 2012
BBVA Compass
Tyler, Texas

July 9, 2012
First State Bank Central Texas
Salado, Texas

August 17, 2012
FedStar Credit Union
College Station, Texas

October 26, 2012
BancorpSouth Bank
Madison, Mississippi