Berwyn police arrested a woman suspected of robbing three banks after a Chase bank was robbed Friday on Ogden Avenue in west suburban Berwyn.
The woman walked into the bank about 3:45 p.m. on Friday, used a note to imply she had a weapon, and left the bank on foot, according to a release from the Berwyn Police Department.
Police arrested her after they pulled over the green minivan she was driving, police said.
Someone told police they saw an object tossed from a green minivan in the 3600 block of Home Avenue, about a block away from the bank, and police stopped the van near Windsor and Home Avenue.
Police said they recovered the item thrown from the car, a bank bag with an exploded dye pack containing an unknown amount of money taken from the bank.
Berwyn police notified the
She's also considered a suspect in the Nov. 10 robbery of Metropolitan Bank, in the 8700 block of Ogden Ave in Lyons, and the Nov. 18 robbery of
She didn't display a weapon in any of the three robberies, according to the FBI site.
The word "
" is stamped over her photo on the FBI website.