Boise Police Department
News Release

William L. Bones
Chief of Police

Contact: BPD Media Relations Office


Thursday, September 19, 2013

Bank Robbery on Vista - Suspect in Old Navy Sweatshirt

Boise, Sept. 19, 2013 - Boise Police are searching for a man who robbed a Vista Avenue bank this afternoon. Boise Police are searching the area and working with other local law enforcement agencies to try and identify the suspect.

What Happened: Boise Police were called to the bank on the 1100 block of South Vista Avenue at 2:30 this afternoon. Witnesses say the man walked in and demanded cash. He left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

Suspect Description: Light skinned male, approx. 6' tall, short brown hair, appears to have a soul patch and unshaven, wearing a dark Old Navy hoodie, jeans and white tennis shoes with colored laces. He carried a pink reusable grocery bag.

Crime Stoppers: Anyone with information on who the suspect may be or his whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. Tips can also be made via the Crime Stoppers Facebook Page at  A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.

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