Saturday, August 4, 2012

Sylvia Helen Garcia: FBI finally arrest 'Plain Jane Bandit' bank robber after her SIX heists wearing NO disguise

The so-called Plain Jane Bandit who is believed to have carried out six bank heists and two attempted robberies since July 12 has been arrested.

Sylvia Helen Garcia, 38, was caught near her Downey, California home on Thursday night after the FBI reportedly received multiple tips about her.

The Plain Jane Bandit last struck on Tuesday but fled before getting any money, reported ABC news.

The arrest comes after U.S. Bank officials offered a $10,000 reward for information leading to the woman’s capture and conviction.

Garcia allegedly began her crime spree on July 12 with two robberies, one unsuccessful, in the city of Moreno Valley. Read More