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HAMMOND — The FBI on Wednesday updated its poster seeking information in the April 28 robbery of a Brink's truck outside Chase Bank.

A $20,000 reward is still being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the people responsible for the robbery. The reward includes $10,000 offered by the FBI and $10,000 offered by Brinks, an FBI spokeswoman said.

Law enforcement suspect at least three men were involved in the robbery in the parking lot of Chase Bank, 4204 Calumet Ave. in Hammond.

Surveillance photos released by the FBI show a Cadillac DeVille pulled up to the bank at 7:20 a.m. as a Brink's armored truck was servicing the ATM.

Two men, both wearing ski masks, exited the vehicle, fired at the guard and took cash from the back of the truck, the FBI said. The men also took the guard's weapon.

One of the men was wearing red pants and a light gray hooded sweatshirt. A second man was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and black pants. Both men wore black gloves and black ski masks.

A tan or light brown 2002 Cadillac with dark tinted windows was later found abandoned and torched along 136th Street, also known as Boy Scout Road, in Hammond. 

FBI Special Agent Bob Ramsey previously told The Times that authorities believe more men were involved because whoever torched the Cadillac needed someone to pick them up with a getaway vehicle. 

The FBI is collaborating with Hammond police on the investigation, he said. 

A source with knowledge of the investigation previously told The Times the heist was "well-planned," and the "biggest robbery that the city has ever seen." The suspects took at least $500,000, the source said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI Indianapolis Office at 317-595-4000. Tips also may be submitted at

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