Amplify bank robbed in Northwest Austin

The Austin Police Department says Amplify Bank was robbed this afternoon. The bank is located at 13050 Pond Springs Road in Northwest Austin, on the corner of  Pond Springs Road and Hunters Chase Drive. 

On Wednesday, April 13 at approximately 2:13 p.m., a male suspect entered the Amplify Federal Credit Union and demanded money from a teller. The suspect left the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

No weapon was displayed and no injuries were reported. 

Suspect Description:

  • Black male
  • Approximately 40-50 years of age
  • Approximately 5'11" in height and weighing 175 pounds
  • Wearing a white UT baseball cap, white long-sleeved shirt, and dark pants

This case remains under investigation by APD Robbery detectives. 

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 of charges being filed.

This is Austin's fifth bank robbery of 2016. 

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