Man sought after Robbing a Murfreesboro Bank at Gunpoint

Aug 12, 2021 at 06:48 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Department detectives are looking for the man who robbed a bank at gunpoint on Thursday, Aug. 12.

Police responded to the Fifth Third Bank, 2927 S. Rutherford Blvd. for a hold-up alarm around 10:46 a.m.

A male entered the bank wearing a mask, sunglasses, neon work vest, fisherman-style hat, wig, and gloves.  He displayed a handgun.  The robber opened a trash bag, held it over the counter, and demanding money from the teller.  He got away with an undisclosed amount of money. 


The bank robber left the bank in a dark grey Volkswagen 4-door sedan, possibly a Jetta with shiny wheels and tinted windows, according to MPD.

MPD Criminal Investigations Division and the FBI are investigating the robbery.

Can You Help Police? 

Fifth Third Bank Robber Getaway Car: A charcoal grey, 4-door sedan, Volkswagen Jetta or Passat.

Anyone with information on the identity of this man should contact Detective Albert Miles, III at 629-201-5513 or email


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