FBI Searching for Mass. Serial Bank Robber

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    'The Brim Beanie Bandit' allegedly stole from 4 banks and attempted to raid a fifth in less than 2 weeks

    BOSTON (AP) - The FBI is seeking public help to identify a serial bank robber they nicknamed "The Brim Beanie Bandit," alleging he successfully stole from four banks and attempted to raid a fifth in less than two weeks.
        
    The FBI describes the alleged robber as about 5-foot-seven, weighing 150 pounds and believed to be in his late 40s or early 50s.
        
    They say the suspect has robbed banks while wearing a dark sweatshirt or jacket, black pants, black gloves and dark brown or black boots or shoes with a black and/or grey brim beanie cap.
        
    Authorities say the Brim Beanie Bandit enters the bank, approaches the teller and either shows or leaves a note asking for money.
        
    The FBI says the banks he robbed are in Quincy, Stoughton, Needham, Braintree and Boston's neighborhood of Dorchester.

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