Geneva Police Release Photo of Suspected Bank Robber

Geneva police are seeking the public's help in identifying and locating a man suspected of robbing First State Bank on Monday.

The  has released a photo of the man suspected of robbing First State Bank on Monday afternoon and are requesting help from anyone who might know him or know about his whereabouts.

According to previous reports, a 20- to 30-year-old black male entered the First State Bank, 323 W. State St., Geneva, around 4:45 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, implied he had a weapon and demanded money from employees. Police would not say at this time how much money was taken.

Anyone who recognizes the subject should contact the Geneva Police Department at 630-232-4736, a GPD press release said.

Previously, the suspect was described as:

  • Male/black
  • 20 to 30 years old
  • 5 feet, 8 inches tall to 5 feet, 10 inches tall
  • 160 to 180 pounds
  • Wearing a black puffy jacket, black winter hat and light brown glasses


If you have any information regarding this or other crimes in Geneva, please contact the Geneva Police Department at (630) 232-4736.

Sandy Klimowski December 07, 2011 at 07:29 PM
Just to clarify things, The State Bank of Geneva was not robbed. It was First State Bank, formerly Valley Community, that was robbed.
Rick Nagel December 07, 2011 at 08:28 PM
That's a great point, S Klimowski! So we added a photo and the word "First" for clarity. Thank you!
Sandy Klimowski December 07, 2011 at 10:46 PM
Thank you


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