Man tries to rob Little Village bank: FBI

A man handed a teller a note, implying he had a gun, police say. After not getting any money, he walked out of the Citibank branch.

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Surveillance image of a man the FBI says tried to rob a bank in Little Village Dec. 29. 2022.


The FBI is looking for a man who tried to rob a bank Thursday in Little Village on the Southwest Side.

The holdup attempt happened about 4:30 p.m. at a Citibank branch at 4010 W. 26th St., according to the FBI.

The suspect handed a note to a teller demanding funds and implied he had a gun, the FBI said.

After not getting any money from the teller, the man walked out of the bank, Chicago police said. No injuries were reported.

The man was described as 6-foot-5 with a thin build. He was wearing brown boots, dark pants, a dark jacket and dark hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information can call the FBI’s Chicago office at (312) 421-6700.

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