The Major Case Bureau is investigating a Bank Robbery that occurred on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 3:11 P.M. in Oceanside.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, a male white subject entered the TD Bank, located at 247 Long Beach Road, approached the teller and produced a note demanding money. The 27 year old male victim complied and the subject fled on foot northeast on Foxhurst Road with an undetermined amount of US currency.
There were eight (8) employees and one customer inside the bank at the time of the robbery. There were no reported injuries.
The subject is described as a male white, possibly hispanic, 20 – 28 years of age, 5’6” to 5’10” tall, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with red star on left chest, blue jeans and a dark scarf across his face.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of Melvin Olivo, 34, of 29 Foxhurst Road, Oceanside on Monday February 29, 2016 for the above listed crime. He is charged with Robbery 3rd degree and will be arraigned on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at First District Court in Hempstead.