Man sought in Flushing bank robbery

The man in this surveillance photo is wanted in connection with robbery at the Flushing Bank on Kissena Boulevard.
Courtesy NYPD
By Gina Martinez

FLUSHING—Police were looking for a man suspected of robbing a bank in Flushing.

On Monday at 12:05 p.m. a man entered a Flushing Bank on 44-43 Kissena Blvd., approached the bank teller and passed a note demanding money, police said.

According to the police, the teller complied and the suspect fled the scene with an undetermined amount of money.

Police described the suspect as a white male between 30 and 35- years old, between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9 inches tall, thin with a beard and a mustache. The suspect was last seen wearing a green and gray plaid jacket, black sneakers, a gray hooded sweatshirt and a black knitted hat.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS

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