Richard Strohmetz: Cops say accused serial bank robber had one heck of a busy week

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Recognize accused serial bank robber on the run, Richard Strohmetz?

Detectives in Pierce County say he recently had one heck of a busy week — pulling off several heists in a seven-day span. “Our suspect, Strohmetz, has robbed at least 4 banks,” says Pierce County Det. Ed Troyer. “He knows we’re looking for him. He also has a federal parole violation, and he’s extremely dangerous. He has a huge criminal history. This is a guy who’s going to continue robbing banks until he gets caught, so we need your help taking him off the streets.”

Here are the details on RICHARD STROHMETZ:

  • Age: 45
  • Ht: 5’8”
  • Wt: 185 lbs

Again, he has an extensive criminal history, and is considered ‘armed and dangerous’.

Remember, you’re guaranteed a $1,000 cash reward if your tip leads to his arrest, or any accused bank robber featured through Crime Stoppers and Washington’s Most Wanted.

If you know where he is, call an anonymous tip into:

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