Crook treats himself to a bundle of cash while robbing a bank in Flushing on Halloween

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Police are looking for a man who scored his own Halloween haul by robbing a bank in Flushing on Monday.

On Monday, Oct. 31, at approximately 12:05 p.m., a man entered a Flushing Bank at 44-43 Kissena Blvd., then approached a bank teller and passed a note demanding money.


After the teller complied, the individual left fled the scene with an undetermined amount of money.

Officers from the 109th Precinct responded to the incident; there were no injuries.

The individual was described as a white male aged 30 to 35 years old, standing between 5 feet, 7 inches and 5 feet, 9 inches tall with a thin build, a beard and mustache. He was last seen wearing a green and gray plaid jacket, black sneakers, gray hooded sweatshirt and a black knitted hat.

Photo courtesy of the NYPD
Photo courtesy of the NYPD

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.

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