Hipster Robs Bank


SAN FRANCISCO—The FBI and San Francisco Police Department are conducting a city-wide manhunt for a bank robber who has successfully robbed seven banks dating back to October 2014.

The first robbery occurred on October 27 at a Chase Bank on Bay Street, his most recent took place at Travelex Worldwide Money on Castro Street on January 14, 2015.

The robber wears trademarked hipster gear.

Surveillance images of the suspect have been released. He is described as a man in his 30s or 40s, the and is very thin and pale. he was wearing a fake mustache or beard to cover his identity when robbing banks.

The suspect has consistently worn “hipster” apparel when carrying out the robberies. The surveillance images released picture the robber in a black trench coat and a dark fedora hat.

Anyone with information concerning the suspect’s identity is urged to contact the FBI using their online tip service, or the San Francisco Police Department at (415) 575-4444, or text TIP411 with “SFPD” at the beginning of the message.