Although names like these 11 criminals were given sound like they were created by Stan Lee, bank robbers’ nicknames are actually coined by a real-world authority: the FBI.
Check out this list given by the FBI for the most amusing robber nicknames!
Paint By Numbers Bandit
He’s just a common plunderer who took four years off between robberies.
The Weathergirl Bandit just liked to chit-chat about this and that, such as the weather, while committing robbery.
Bucket List Bandit
This Missouri marauder earned his name after passing a teller a note with something other than a demand for cash: it said the guy only had months to live.
Attila the Bun Bandit
Bank robber who happened to wear her hair in a bun when going on a thievery spree in 2006.
Good Grammar Bandit
When writing his trademark threatening notes, he was careful, clean, and grammatically correct.
Bubble Wrap Bandit
This boring brigand received his nickname because he was carrying a bubble-wrapped envelope during one of his sinister stick-ups.
Clark Kent Bandit
Like Clark Kent, this Baltimore baddie wore a suit and glasses. Unlike Clark Kent, he stole from local banks rather than leaping from tall buildings.
Check out our recap on these hilarious names below!