Oh brother! FBI arrests suspected 'Blues Bandit' wanted in eight bank robberies in Arizona and stealing more than $14,000

Mail Online | 8/12/2017 | Mary Kekatos For Dailymail.com
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A man suspected of being the 'Blues Bandit' and robbing eight banks in Arizona has been arrested by the FBI.

The agency says 35-year-old Juan Rivera Jr was taken into custody Thursday by Phoenix police and the FBI Bank Robbery Task Force.

Robberies - October - May - Man - Suit

In the robberies that occurred between October 2016 and May 2017, the man wore a suit, fedora-like hat and glasses. Similar to the outfit worn by the Saturday Night Live characters, The Blues Brothers, the robber was nicknamed the 'Blues Bandit'.

Six of the incidents targeted Desert Schools Federal Credit Union branches inside Walmart stores. The robber also struck a US Bank inside an Albertsons in March and an Academy Bank inside Walmart in May.

Robbery - Thief

In each robbery, the thief displayed a...
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