Photos of May 3 bank robbery suspect released

The Austin Police Department has released surveillance photos of a suspect accused of robbing a Benchmark Bank on May 3.

The robbery happened just after 11 a.m. at the Benchmark at 1901 N. Lamar Boulevard. Police say the suspect entered and demanded money from the teller. 

The suspect left the scene in a small to midsize silver vehicle with an undisclosed amount of cash. No weapon was displayed and no injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as:

  • White male
  • Approximately 6' to 6'2" in height
  • Last seen wearing skinny jeans and a shoulder length wig

This case remains under investigation.  Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at (512) 472-TIPS or text “Tip 103” + your message to CRIMES.

You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 if your tip leads to an arrest or charges being filed. 

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