Father Unknowingly Drives Daughter To Bank Robbery

A woman tells her dad she has a job interview at a bank, in reality, she is going to rob the bank

Chelsea Wilson
Chelsea Wilson, Broward Sheriff's department

24-year-old, Chelsea Wilson, from Hollywood, Florida convinced her father to drive her to a job interview, he ended up being an accomplice in her bank robbery.

On Thursday, 14th October, Chelsea's father was under the assumption he was taking his daughter to a job interview at TD Bank, located in Fort Lauderdale, he only discovered what his daughter had done after he was questioned b the FBI. 

Chelsea walked into the bank wearing a red wig, hat and sunglasses. She handed the bank teller a note demanding cash, the note read, "You have exactly one minute to give me all your $50 and $100 bills from both drawers or I will shoot you! No dye packs, no alarms follow these instructions and no one will get hurt, act normal."

the Sun Sentinel reported that Wilson managed to walk away with $300 and sprinted to a black SUV in the parking lot presumably driven by her dad. They made off with the loot and escaped home.

The FBI investigated the robbery and arrested Chelsea at her home, she allegedly admitted to the robbery and four other heists. Chelsea said she used the $300 to buy groceries.



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