Most Wanted in Las Vegas for week of April 15

Police in the Las Vegas area are asking for the public's help in locating the following individuals. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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Police say the man below robbed a U.S. Bank at the 3300 block of South Hualapai Way, near Desert Inn Road, around 4:30 p.m. on April 20. Witnesses say he entered the business, presented a threatening note to employees, then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money. The man is believed to be in his mid to late 50s and was last seen wearing a white long sleeved t-shirt and black pants.

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Two men robbed a citizen at gunpoint at the 4300 block of West Flamingo Road, near Arville Street around 9:18 p.m. on April 19. They left the scene in a dark colored Nissan Altima with white stripes on the trunk and hood.

Police say the first suspect is 20-25 years old with a medium build and was last seen wearing a blue hoodie, black shorts, and white shoes. The second is described as 20-25 years old with a thin build and was last seen wearing a blue hoodie, tan shorts, and black shoes.

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UPDATE APRIL 19: The Criminal Apprehension Team identified the suspect of two Bank of America robberies as 58-year-old Robert Litheredge. He was located on the 5000 block of North Boulder Highway, near Nellis Boulevard, and taken into custody around 11:30 a.m.

Litheredge faces armed robbery and burglary charges. He is believed to have robbed both Bank of America branches in the Las Vegas valley this week.

The Criminal Apprehension Team is an FBI led, multi-jurisdictional task force staffed by members of the FBI, as well as members of the Henderson, North Las Vegas, and Las Vegas Metropolitan police departments.

ORIGINAL STORY

On April 17, around 4:13 p.m., a man entered the Bank of America, located at 4080 W. Spring Mountain Road, near Wynn Road, armed with a handgun. He approached a bank employee and demanded money. The employee complied and gave the man the money. Once the man had the money, he fired off two rounds into the ceiling of the bank. The man fled in a gray Ford Focus.

He is described as a white man in his late 40s to early 50s, 6' and thin build. He was wearing a black ski mask, black leather jacket and black pants. He was armed with a black handgun. The suspect's vehicle is a gray late model Ford Focus with tinted windows and missing the front driver's hubcap.

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According to police, a man pulled a black mask down to conceal his face as he entered the Bank of America located at 2638 West Horizon Ridge Parkway at about 12:40 p.m. on April 17.

That man ordered everyone to the ground at gunpoint, walked up to the bank counter, and demanded money from a bank employee. The employee handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the man fled from the bank and into a car.

No one was injured during the robbery.

The man is described as a white male adult in his late-40s to early-50s, approximately 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing approximately 160 to 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored beanie, a grayish blue plaid shirt, dark jeans and dark-colored shoes. His head was shaved on the sides and the top of his hair was dark in color.

The suspect vehicle was described as possibly a gray 2012-2014 four-door Ford Focus with tinted windows. The license plates were covered with black tape.

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Police are looking for a man wanted in connection to a robbery that occurred on March 21 in the 2800 block of East Lake Mead Boulevard, near Civic Center Drive.

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