BALTIMORE, Md. (WUSA9) -- The FBI is offering a reward of $5,000 for a man, better known as "Lion Man", who may be responsible for 11 robberies and attempted robberies at banks in the D.C. and Baltimore metro areas.
According to police the suspect threatened the teller with a gun during the most recent robbery that happened at the Suntrust at 10000 Baltimore National Pike in Columbia, Md.
Authorities believe "Lion Man" is responsible for the following robberies:
Wells Fargo, 860 North Rolling Road, Catonsville 02/18/2014
Wells Fargo, 860 North Rolling Road, Catonsville 03/14/2014
Wells Fargo, 6300 Richmond Highway, Fairfax, VA 04/18/2014
Wells Fargo, 2320 Ashton Street, Baltimore, MD 04/20/2014
Wells Fargo, 2320 Ashton Street, Baltimore, MD 04/21/2014
Capital One Bank, 11261 New Hampshire Ave Silver Spring, MD 04/21/2014
Capital One Bank, 11241 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 04/28/2014
MT&T Bank, 4915 Executive Park Drive, Columbia, MD 04/30/2014
Wells Fargo, 2320 Ashton Street, Baltimore, MD 05/01/2014
Suntrust Bank, 13814 Outlet Dr, Silver Spring, MD 05/01/2014
Suntrust Bank, 10000 Baltimore National Pike, Columbia, MD 05/01/2014
The suspect is being described as a black man, about 40-years-old. He is about 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall and weighs around 240 pounds. He is described as having salt and pepper gray hair in his beard and mustache.
You could receive up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the robber. If anyone has information about the robber or the robberies, you are asked to call the Baltimore Division of the FBI at 410-265-8080. You can also view the surveillance photos at www.fbi/baltimore/.