KGUN 9 On Your SideNewsLocal News


Police arrest 80-year-old armed bank robbery suspect

Posted at 5:42 PM, Jan 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-14 21:24:43-05

Tucson Police have arrested a man who robbed Pyramid Federal Credit Union Friday.

TPD has identified the man as 80-year-old Robert Francis Krebs.

According to TPD, an employee of a hotel in Tucson called 9-1-1 to report that they spotted the suspect earlier in the day. The caller said Krebs attempted to check in at the hotel but ended up leaving instead.

Officers began checking nearby hotels and were able to locate him.

He was booked into the Pima County Jail on two counts of armed robbery.



Tucson Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Friday evening at Pyramid Federal Credit Union located at 4491 N. Oracle Rd.

He was then given an undisclosed amount and left the bank on foot.

The man has been described as 6'0" tall with a thin build.

TPD says nobody was injured during this incident.

If you have any information call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.