FBI searching for woman who robbed two Broward banks just minutes apart

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Authorities are looking for a woman who robbed two banks in Broward County in one day.

The FBI released photographs from two bank branches, showing the same woman demanding money from bank employees.

Investigators said the woman first held up a SunTrust Bank branch in Fort Lauderdale, at 6260 Powerline Road, around 1:40 p.m.

Just 35 minutes later, the suspect entered a Wells Fargo Bank branch at 2525 N. Dixie Highway in Wilton Manors.

She was last seen wearing jeans, a white T-shirt, black sneakers and a white baseball cap with the letters “NY” embroidered on the front.

Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity is urged to call the FBI at (754) 703-2000, or Broward Crime Stoppers at (954) 493-TIPS (8477).