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Monthly Archives: May 2011

FBI spokesman Ross Rice in Chicago says the TCF Bank branch in Palos Heights was robbed in a “takeover style” with the two offenders wearing nun masks and habits like those featured in the film “The Town.” (FBI/AP Photo)

A couple of ballzy armed robbers dressed in nun costumes stuck up a  Chicago bank in a daring daytime heist; The costumes were identical to those worn by a crew of stickup men in the 2010 thriller “The Town,” directed and starring Ben Affleck .read the story


The suspected robbers, believed to be a man and woman, knocked over the TCF bank in Palos Heights, Ill., Sunday just before the bank was set to close at 1:58 p.m.