D.C. Police Investigate Pair of Bank Robberies - NBC4 Washington

D.C. Police Investigate Pair of Bank Robberies

Robberies happened within 20 minutes of each other



    D.C. Police Investigate Pair of Bank Robberies

    Two northwest D.C. banks were robbed in a short period of time Monday morning, and police are investigating the possibility that they're related.

    Officers responded at 9:13 a.m. to the PNC Bank in the 4200 block of Wisconsin Avenue NW, where a woman reportedly passed a note demanding money, took money and fled on foot.

    Another report came in a short time later from the Bank of America in the 3400 block of Connecticut Avenue NW. A woman reportedly entered at 9:28 a.m., asked a teller for clash, claimed she had a gun, took some money and left.

    In both robberies, the woman was described as possibly Hispanic with dark hair. She wore dark sunglasses, a black puffy coat, black pants, black leather gloves, a black scarf around her head, a white and black polka dotted scarf around her neck, and white tennis shoes. She also may have had a bandage on her nose or lip, according to the FBI.

    Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police Department

    It was not immediately clear how much money was stolen.

    Tuesday, police released a video of the subjects.