Thief wearing hat, bandanna to conceal identity robs United Bank branch in Fort Lauderdale

Robber pulls out gun during incident


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A thief wearing a hat and bandanna to conceal his identity robbed a United Bank branch Tuesday morning in Fort Lauderdale.

The robbery was reported just before 9:30 a.m. at the United Bank at 1730 E. Sunrise Blvd.

FBI spokesman Jim Marshall said the robber pulled out a gun during the incident and demanded money from a teller.


An undisclosed amount of cash was taken.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with further information about the robbery is asked to call the FBI at 754-703-2000 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477.

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