Robbery Arrests

On January 8, 2019, the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Robbery Unit and Tactical Enforcement Unit took Colorado Springs residents, Allen Matthew Vigil, 32, and Robert Lee Maestas, 49, into custody. Vigil and Maestas were both charged with six bank robberies. The first bank robbery occurred in August 2018 at a bank on West Colorado Avenue. The five other bank robberies occurred in November and December of 2018 in downtown Colorado Springs, the Platte corridor, and the Powers corridor. The Robbery Unit is continuing this investigation and has since discovered an additional robbery which occurred at a local bar. The arrest warrants are pending for both individuals for the additional robbery.

8/22/18                            Pikes Peak National Bank          2401 West Colorado Avenue

11/05/18                          US Bank                                    6 South Tejon Street

11/06/18                          US Bank                                    2890 North Powers Boulevard

11/28/18                          TCF Bank                                  3175 East Platte Avenue

11/28/18                          Academy Bank                          3201 East Platte Avenue

12/06/18                          US Bank                                    6030 Stetson Hills Boulevard

 

This continues to be an active investigation. Follow Twitter for photographs.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.