Man demands cash from Little Neck bank teller and makes off with $2,500: police

Photo via Google Maps/Inset via NYPD

Cops are searching for a man who walked out of a Little Neck bank with a few thousand dollars in cash.

On Oct. 12 at around 3:32 p.m., an unidentified suspect entered the Queens County Savings Bank at 254-09 Horace Harding Expy. and approached a female teller. The suspect passed her a note demanding $2,500.

The bank teller complied and handed over the cash. The suspect then fled on foot with the money in an unknown direction.

There were no injuries reported to police. The incident was reported to the 111th Precinct.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 25 to 30 years old, 5 foot 5 inches tall with a medium build and slight facial hair. He was last seen wearing a two-toned black and green or tan baseball hat, grey sweatpants and white sneakers.

Surveillance photos of the individual can be seen below.

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Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.

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