The FBI and the Los Angeles Police Department Robbery Homicide Division are seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subjects responsible for the armed take-over style robbery today, Thursday, April 14, 2016, of the OneWest Bank branch located at 12401 Wilshire Boulevard in Brentwood.
At approximately 1:30 p.m., the suspects entered the bank. As Suspect 1 (dark sweatshirt) approached a teller and demanded money at gunpoint, Suspect 2 (white shirt with tie) jumped over the counter and opened the cash drawer. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspects fled the area of the bank.
Suspect 1 is described: as a black male in his 30s, 5’5″-5’7″, medium build, with no facial hair. He wore a black long sleeve shirt, dark-colored pants, and a black visor. Witnesses described his weapon as a dark-colored handgun.
Suspect 2 is described: as a black male in his 20s, thin build, 5’1″-5’3″. He wore a white long-sleeve shirt with a light-colored tie, dark-colored pants, black baseball hat, and glasses. Witnesses described suspect 2 as having a soft voice.
Anyone with information as to the identity of either suspect is urged to contact the FBI 24 hours a day at (310) 477-6565, contact LAPD at 1(877) LAPD-24-7, or dial 911.