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FBI seeking information on suspects in Waller armored car robbery

November 6, 2018

The FBI is seeking the public’s help in locating two men who conducted a brazen armored car robbery early Saturday, Nov. 3, in Waller.

The FBI’s Bryan Safe Streets Task Force reports that the robbery occurred at 9:03 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, near a Wells Fargo ATM at 2313 Main St. in Waller.

Waller County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information that leads to the identification and arrest of the robbers.

According to an FBI news release, “during the robbery, the suspects rushed an armored car driver who was servicing a nearby ATM. One suspect pointed a silver handgun at the armored car driver while the other sprayed pepper spray at the driver’s face. The suspects fled the area with an undisclosed amount of money in a stolen, black, extended cab Toyota Tacoma truck.”

The vehicle was recovered by police on Sunday, Nov. 4. There were no initial reports if the vehicle was reported stolen.

The first suspect was described as a black male wearing a black Nike sweatshirt, black gloves and a black face-mask. The second suspect is described as a black male, also wearing a black face-mask.

If you have any information, please call the Waller County Crime Stoppers tip line at 979-826-8266 or the FBI Houston Field Office at (713) 693-5000. All tipsters remain anonymous.

rkent@hcnonline.com

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