Man runs off with more than $500 in Ridgewood bank robbery

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Cops are searching for the man who forced a teller to fork over hundreds of dollars in a bank robbery in Ridgewood on Thursday.

Police said the suspect walked into Popular Bank — located at 918 Seneca Ave. — at around 2:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 and handed a bank teller a note demanding money. The teller complied and give more than $500 to the robber, who fled the scene.

Anyone with information in regard 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 CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM, on Twitter @NYPDTips.

All calls are strictly confidential.

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