The Major Case Bureau is investigating a Bank Robbery that occurred on Friday, July 10, 2015 at 4:03 p.m. in New Hyde Park.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, two male white subjects entered the Valley National Bank located at 699 Hillside Avenue and each passed a demand note to tellers. The tellers complied and handed over an undetermined amount of U. S. currency. The subjects fled on foot westbound on Hillside Avenue.
Subject #1 is described as in his 40’s, 6’0” tall, facial hair, wearing a gray baseball cap, dark sunglasses, a gray t-shirt, a red long sleeved shirt, dark pants and gloves.
Subject #2 is described as in his 40’s, wearing a gray baseball cap, gold framed bifocal glasses, blue hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, and gloves.
There were 7 employees in the bank at the time. No injuries were reported.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above 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 Joseph Mancuso, 43, of 373 Johnson Avenue, Bohemia, on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, in connection with the above listed robbery. Mancuso is being charged with Robbery 2nd Degree and was arraigned on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 in First District Court, Hempstead.