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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Fort Myers Police Seeking Tips on BB&T Bank Robbery

Bank Robbery

On Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at approximately 10:35 a.m. Fort Myers Police responded to a reported bank robbery at the BB&T branch located at 8930 Colonial Center Drive in Fort Myers. Upon arrival officers interviewed witnesses who reported two armed males wearing masks and bright yellow/orange traffic vests entered the bank and jumped over the teller’s counter demanding money. The suspects stole cash from the teller’s and then ran out of the bank into a waiting black/dark green SUV which quickly drove out of the parking lot in an unknown direction. No bystanders were injured during the robbery and the suspects remain at large.

Anyone with additional information on this crime can call the department at (239) 321-7700, text an anonymous tip to 847411 and include keyword FMPD, or leave an anonymous tip through tip411 on the FMPD website at Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477), online at or by submitting a tip on the P3Tips mobile app. All callers will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.BBT (4)BBT (3)BBT (2)BBT (1)BBT (5)

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