FBI identifies alleged Ossian bank robber
July 30, 2013 — By Glen Werling
The FBI says a self-described rapper was the gunman in the May 29 robbery of the Ossian PNC Bank branch.
Dontae DeShawn Williams-Travier — also known as “Touchey,” “Touchey-G,” “Kid,” and “Tay” — is a 29-year-old black male from Fort Wayne.
FBI officials believe that it was Travier who was caught on the bank’s surveillance cameras aiming a gun at a bank employee.
Travier is believed to be currently in the Kalamazoo, Mich., area.
He is charged in a federal criminal complaint for bank robbery in the Northern District of Indiana.
He is described as being 6-foot, 1-inch tall weighing 190 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
According to the FBI press release, Travier is known to record and perform in rap music videos. He is to be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information concerning his whereabouts is asked to contact the Fort Wayne office of the FBI at 260-426-5331 or the Indianapolis office of the FBI at 317-595-4000 during weekend and evening hours.