Caldwell Police have issued an arrest warrant for Richard J. Macias, 42, of Caldwell. He is a suspect in an Oct. 16 robbery of the Key Bank branch in Caldwell.
Police say the suspect fled the bank before they arrived. They obtained pictures of the suspect from bank security cameras. He was not wearing a disguise. Investigators sent the photo to media outlets. People immediately started calling with possible suspect names.
By Sunday morning, after following up on all the leads they received, police identified Macias as the suspect. Investigators served a search warrant on his home in Caldwell and collected evidence. They learned that Macias left the state immediately after the robbery.
Macias was the only suspect to enter the bank. It is unknown if anyone else was involved.
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Caldwell Police officers are working with the FBI on this investigation and the U.S. Marshall’s office to locate Macias.