San Diego's Geezer Bandit hits 6th bank in 6 months
The aging bank robber dubbed by the FBI as the Geezer Bandit has struck again, according to the FBI and the San Diego Police Department.
Wednesday's robbery of a San Diego National Bank in Point Loma was the sixth robbery attributed to the same robber in the last six months.
The robber presented a demand note and flashed a silver-and-black semiautomatic weapon, the FBI said. The bandit is described as a white man about 60 to 70 years old.
The robberies have occurred over a broad area, including Rancho Santa Fe, La Jolla (twice), Santee and the Carmel Mountain neighborhood.
A $16,000 reward is being offered for the arrest and conviction of the robber.
—Tony Perry in San Diego
Photo: The Geezer Bandit, with the image of the bank teller blanked out.