Austin police looking for bank robbery suspect

The Austin Police Department is looking for a suspect who robbed a bank on May 28.

The robbery happened at the Prosperity Bank located at 7001 W. U.S. Highway 290 at around 12:19 p.m. 

Police say the suspect entered the bank and presented a note demanding money. The suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash and there were no injuries reported.


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The suspect is described as follows:

  • White male
  • Age – Late teens to early 20s
  • Height – 5’07”
  • Weight – 140 lbs
  • Last seen wearing dark color square framed prescription glasses, camouflage hoodie, a blue surgical mask covering his face, dark color shorts which extended past his knees, and white athletic shoes. 

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the APD Robbery tip line at (512) 974-5092, Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or use the new Crime Stoppers App. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, for free on iPhone and Android.