50 club.jpg


Armed "Scaredy Crook" Strikes Bank In Humble
Humble, Tex.
More Today's News:
ߦ   Beaumont Police Searching For Two In Homicide Case
ߦ   Driver killed, 2 HPD officers injured in crash in northeast Houston
ߦ   Executions Scheduled for Inmates Convicted of Brutal Murders Many Years Ago
ߦ   Former teacher to serve 20 years after pleading guilty to child sexual assault in Montgomery County
ߦ   Global cyber scam ringleader charged in Houston

Search Archives:

(HOUSTON, TX) – The FBI Violent Crime Task Force is asking the public to submit tips leading to the identity and location of a man dubbed, the “Scaredy Crook” who struck a bank in Humble the week of Halloween. Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the suspect. 


Humble crook.PNGOn Oct. 26, 2020, at approximately 12:22 p.m., the man walked into the Veritas Bank, located at 1102 Kingwood Drive. He immediately pulled a pistol from his jacket pocket and pointed it at the tellers while demanding cash. In fear for their lives and safety, the tellers ran to the back of the bank. Spooked, the suspect ran from the bank without getting any money.  


Witnesses describe the “Scaredy-Crook” as a Hispanic male in his late 20s to early 30s, approximately 5’8” tall, a heavy build, with a scruffy goatee. He wore a white baseball cap, a gray and black jacket over a red t-shirt, black shorts, black shoes, black gloves, and carried a black semi-automatic pistol.   


Bank surveillance photos of the suspect are attached and posted on Twitter @FBIHouston. 


Crime Stoppers of Houston is offering up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of this bank robber. If you have any information, please call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or the FBI Houston Field Office at (713) 693-5000. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637) or visit Tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers through the Crime Stoppers of Houston app, which can be downloaded at the app store for both iPhone and Android devices. All tipsters remain anonymous. 

Post a comment
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
© 1999-2020 The Police News. All rights reserved.