The Major Case Bureau is investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Woodbury on Friday, 08/25/17 at 5:35 P.M.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, a male subject entered Capital One Bank located at 8285 Jericho Tpke., began yelling for the tellers’ to open the door to the teller station and then vaulted over the teller station, ordering them to open their cash drawers. The subject removed an undisclosed amount of cash and fled southbound on foot. He simulated carrying a handgun inside a plastic bag during the robbery. There were three employees and no customers inside of the bank at the time of the robbery.
No injuries were reported.
The subject is described as a male black, 25-30 years of age, 5’10”-6’ tall, average build, wearing a red/white/blue bandana covering his face, gray hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, gloves, and boots.
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. Bartels/Robbery Squad 08/26/17/0200/7740