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BOULDER, Colo. — Boulder Police are investigating three bank robberies over the last 13 months, that may possible be related.

According to Kim Kobel, a Boulder Police representative, witnesses have given similar descriptions of the suspect involved in each incident, but police have not confirmed if a single person was responsible for all three robberies.

The suspect was described as a white male in his 50’s or 60’s, with a lean build around 5 foot 10 inches to about 6 feet tall.

The three robberies occurred as follows, starting with the most recent.

Robbery #3

  • March 19, 2015, at a Citywide Banks branch on 1611 Canyon Blvd. in Boulder

The suspect handed the teller a note demanding the money, then he left with an undisclosed amount of money said Kobel.

Robbery #2

  • March 3, 2015, at a FirstBank branch on 2835 Pearl St., in Boulder

At this occurrence the teller was also handed a note demanding cash.  The suspect was carrying a black backpack that had a red allergy alert tag attached to it.

Robbery #1

  • Feb. 4, 2014 at a FirstBank branch 4520 Broadway in Boulder

No weapons were displayed at any of the robberies and no one was injured, Kobel reported.

Surveillance photos of the suspects in each robbery were provided by the banks.

Anyone with information about a single robbery or the robberies as a series is asked to call Detective Kurt Foster at 303-441-4329 or Detective Heather Frey at 303-441-3369.

Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.


This is the address of the third robbery that happened most recently in this series of robberies in Boulder, CO.