FBI on the Hunt for Serial Bank Robber

The FBI is on the hunt for a serial bank robber in Utah. According to the FBI Salt Lake Field Office, the white male suspect most recently used a handgun to rob a US Bank inside the Smith’s grocery store in West Jordan on Tuesday, December 27th. Earlier that same day, the suspect successfully robbed the US Bank inside another Smith’s grocery store in West Jordan. The suspect was also identified in security footage from December 19th, where he robbed yet another US Bank in a Smith’s grocery store, that time in West Valley City. The man is considered armed and dangerous. The suspect is a white male between 50 and 60 years old, estimated to be about 6’ tall with grey facial hair. He was last seen wearing a baseball cap and beanie, grey hooded jacket, beige button-down shirt and blue jeans. Anyone with information about this case are asked to call the FBI at 801-579-1400. Tips can also be submitted at tips.fbi.gov.


Kristin Baldwin

Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.