Man masters exchange technique to steal from bank

Man masters exchange technique to steal from bank
The incident happened April 6. (Source: Crime Solvers)

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - The search continues for a suspect who used a technique known as "flimflam" to steal money from a bank in April.

The Chesterfield/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers says a man approached a clerk at First Community Bank, 6951 Commons Plaza around 1 p.m. April 6 and asked for change. 

He was able to use the exchange technique to then steal a large amount of money. 

The suspect was described as a medium-complexioned black male. He was approximately 6 feet tall with a stocky build. He was wearing a long-sleeved white shirt, dark pants and eyeglasses, and was carrying a leather bag. The suspect spoke with a foreign accent.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

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