On Sunday, April 5, 2009, the suspect entered Bel Air Market (located at 3250 Arena Boulevard) and proceeded to the Tri-Counties Bank (located inside the market). The suspect approached the bank teller, displayed a note and demanded money. The suspect handed the teller a brown paper bag in which cash was placed. He then fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a White man, 5'10" in height, and weighing approximately 160 pounds. He had brown hair, a goatee, and was wearing a tan dress shirt, tie, dark pants, and dark gloves. Below is a picture of the suspect.
On Saturday, April 11, 2009, a man entered the Wells Fargo Bank located at 3220 Arena Boulevard and approached a bank teller. The suspect handed the teller a note. Before the teller handed over money, the suspect became startled and fled. He was seen leaving the area in a 2003 or newer Jeep Wrangler. The Jeep was white with a black hardtop. It had oversized tires, chrome rims, and was lifted.
The suspect is described as a White man, 22-29 years-old, 6'00" in height and weighing approximately 300 pounds. He had reddish hair and a goatee. He was wearing a gray camouflaged baseball hat, black jeans and a t-shirt with "Saint Joseph Basketball" written on the front. Below is a picture of the suspect and the vehicle.
The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to these crime to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP or text in a tip by texting to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000.