The Major Case Bureau is investigating an attempted bank robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at 1:28 P.M.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, a male subject entered Chase Bank located at 136 Fulton Ave., approached the teller and passed a note demanding money. The subject then fled on foot without proceeds. There were seven employees and two customers in the bank at the time of the robbery.
The subject is described as a male black, 30-35 years of age, 6’1”-6’2” tall, thin build, wearing a white colored hat, gray colored long sleeve exercise jacket, blue jeans and black shoes.
No injuries were reported.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Gaertner/Robbery Squad 08/22/17/2230/7740