MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A man the FBI dubbed the “traveling bandit” after he robbed seven banks in six states including Florida has been caught.READ MORE: Walt Disney World Debuts "Genie" And "Genie+" Which Create Customized Daily Itineraries
The FBI said Jason Lee Robinson was taken into custody Thursday in Fruita, Colorado.
Robinson, 49, reportedly started his crime spree by robbing a Capital Bank branch in Aventura on December 28th, 2018.READ MORE: Woman Killed In Florida City Bus Stop Shooting
He also hit an Asheville, North Carolina Suntrust Bank, on Jan. 2, 2019, and a Johnson City, Tennessee Mountain Commerce Bank on Jan. 4.
He stayed in Tennessee for his next target, robbing a US Bank in Mt. Juliet on Jan.8, followed by a TrustMark Bank in Prattville, Alabama on January 10. His most recent crimes took place at a Fifth Third Bank in Mt. Vernon, Illinois on January 14, followed by a Wells Fargo Bank in Price Branch, Utah on January 17.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
The FBI said he would approach the counter, present a note demanding money, and threatening with a weapon before leaving the bank with cash in hand.