Roseville, Calif. – The Sacramento Violent Crimes Task Force (SVCTF), comprised of Federal Bureau of Investigation Agents and Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department robbery detectives, and the Roseville Police Department are seeking information on an unidentified female bank robber.
On December 12, 2007, the ‘Grandma Bandit’ entered the US Bank branch located inside the Safeway Grocery Store at 989 Sunrise Avenue, Roseville, California, and presented a note demanding money from the teller. She then displayed a handgun that was located in her purse.
The individual in question is described as a white female, 65 to 70 years of age, 5′ 7′, 130 to 145 lbs, light brown hair that has been dyed and permed, wearing reading glasses and a purple jacket.
Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to contact the FBI in Sacramento at (916) 481-9110, the Sacramento Sheriff’s Department at (916) 874-5115, Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP, or the Roseville Police Department at (916) 774-5000. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00.