Police on the hunt for man who robbed bank

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ROCKAWAY — Police were seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man in connection with two bank robberies at a Chase Bank, at 68-20 Rockaway Beach Blvd. in Arverne.

According to cops, the first robbery occurred May 18 when the suspect, a black man in his 30s, entered the bank and passed a note to the teller demanding money. The second incident occurred June 22 when the same suspect entered the same location, this time with a firearm.

The suspect fled both times on foot with an unknown amount of money, cops said.

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