Yet, the so-called “Plain Jane Bandit”, who is said to have carried out six bank heists and two attempted robberies since July 12, ultimately got caught, but not with her fingers in the pie.
Sylvia Helen Garcia, 38, was arrested near her Downey, California home on Thursday night after the FBI reportedly received multiple tips about her.
The Plain Jane Bandit last struck on Tuesday but fled before getting any money, ABC reports.
But how exactly did they find her? And how do they locate others pulling similar stunts?
This is an intriguing insight into catching a thief….