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Female bank robber sought by FBI

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The FBI’s bank robbery task force is looking for a woman who has allegedly tried to rob five Boston banks since mid-April, a spokeswoman said. The suspect - described as a white woman, between 5 feet 3 inches and 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighing approximately 140 pounds, with long black hair - struck three banks Friday in Dorchester and Jamaica Plain, said Katherine Gulotta, an FBI spokeswoman. Gulotta said the suspect is also sought in connection with robberies April 13 in Back Bay and on April 21 in Dorchester. Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call the FBI’s Boston office at 617-742-5533.

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