The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred in East Meadow on Friday, December 30, 2016 at 2:30 P.M.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, a male subject entered Capital One bank located at 369 Merrick Ave., approached the teller and made threatening verbal demands for money. The teller complied and the subject fled with an undisclosed amount of cash on foot eastbound on Warren St. towards Gates Ave. Four employees and one customer were present in the bank at the time of the robbery.
No injuries were reported.
The subject is described as a male black, 40-50 years of age, 5’8”-6’ tall, medium build, wearing a tan knitted hat, sunglasses, dark jacket and dark pants.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.