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3 bank robbery suspects sought

  • This man is accused of robbing the Pima Federal Credit Union, 2455 E. Valencia Rd., on Aug. 15.
    Tucson Police DepartmentThis man is accused of robbing the Pima Federal Credit Union, 2455 E. Valencia Rd., on Aug. 15.
  • The Pima Federal Credit Union robbery suspect.
    Tucson Police DepartmentThe Pima Federal Credit Union robbery suspect.
  • Tucson Police said this woman tried to rob the Compass Bank, 2854 N. Campbell Ave., on Nov. 15.
    Tucson Police DepartmentTucson Police said this woman tried to rob the Compass Bank, 2854 N. Campbell Ave., on Nov. 15.
  • Tucson Police Department
  • This man is accused of robbing  Chase Bank, 4711 E. Speedway Blvd., on Nov. 18.
    Tucson Police DepartmentThis man is accused of robbing Chase Bank, 4711 E. Speedway Blvd., on Nov. 18.
  • Tucson Police Department
  • Tucson Police Department

Tucson Police are asking for help finding three suspects accused in separate bank robberies in 2011.

On Aug. 15, a man entered the Pima Federal Credit Union, 2455 E. Valencia Rd., at 1:05 p.m., and handed a teller a note demanding money and threatening harm if he did not get what he wanted. He was given an undisclosed amount of cash was last seen traveling westbound on Valencia in a 2000 or later silver Honda sedan at a high rate of speed, said TPD spokeswoman Sgt. Maria Hawke.

He is described as white, Hispanic or Indian, 25 to 30 years old, 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing 165 to 190 pounds. He was wearing a red T-shirt with "Arizona" across the front, dark blue jeans and black shoes. Witness also said he had sever acne and appeared to walk or run with a limp, Hawke said.

In the second incident, which occurred Nov. 15, a woman entered the Compass Bank, 2854 N. Campbell Ave., at 2:34 p.m., and handed a teller a note demanding money and was speaking on her cellphone, Hawke said.

She left the bank without money. The woman is described as Hispanic, 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighing 180 to 200 pounds with long dark hair, which may have been a wig. She was wearing a gray Nike sweatshirt and not seen after existing the bank, Hawke said.

In the last incident, a man walked into the Chase Bank, 4711 E. Speedway Blvd., around 11:43 a.m. on Nov. 18 and demanded money from a teller. He was given an undisclosed amount of cash and may have been traveling from the bank at a high rate of speed in a 2010 or 2011 Chevrolet Silverado with an extended cab, Hawke said.

He is described as white, 25 to 30 years old, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds. He was wearing a dark blued hooded sweatshirt, and green or gray basebal cap and was carrying a tan and red bag over his shoulder. He has a tattoo on his left hand, Hawke said.

Anyone with information about any of the suspects should call 911 or 88-CRIME.

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