Man suspected of robbing at least 10 SF banks arrested

Thursday, January 1, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- A man suspected of carrying out as many as 10 bank robberies across San Francisco in recent months was arrested over the weekend, according to police.

The San Francisco Police Department's Criminal Investigations Unit arrested 38-year-old San Francisco resident Frederick Black on suspicion of 10 different bank robberies.

Police said most of the banks that were robbed were located in the city's Financial District.

Police arrested Black in San Francisco's mid-Market Street area on Saturday on suspicion of conducting bank robberies and for outstanding warrants.

The investigation into these bank robberies remains ongoing and police are urging anyone with information to contact investigators anonymously at (415) 575-4444 or text-a-tip to TIP411 with "SFPD" at the start of the message.