olice say an anonymous tip through Crime Stoppers helped them put a serial robber behind bars. Investigators say someone recognized Lamonte Lee Douglas Gross in surveillance video. Police say Gross had a history of armed robbery. He was released from prison, and weeks later they say he went back to his old tricks.
The Minneapolis FBI believes the serial robber, nicknamed “the man in black,” struck again in Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon.
A man arrested this week in connection with a Minneapolis gas station robbery is believed to also be responsible for robberies earlier this week in West St. Paul and Mendota Heights, authorities said Friday.
A Minneapolis bank was robbed Thursday afternoon by a man who authorities believe robbed other banks recently in Minneapolis and St. Paul.