Major Case Bureau detectives are investigating a Bank Robbery that occurred on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 12:48 pm in Massapequa.
According to detectives, a male Hispanic entered TD Bank, 5555 Merrick Road, approached a teller and handed him a demand note. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the subject fled the bank on foot northbound on Carmen Mill Road. During the Robbery, 5 employees and 1 customer were present, none of whom were injured.
The subject was further described as being in his 20’s, 5’6” tall, with a medium build and a medium complexion. He had black hair, black sunglasses, was wearing a black baseball cap, a faded red/pink zippered sweatshirt and jeans.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Mercado/Robbery Squad 09/13/15/1830/6672
Robbery Squad Detectives report the arrest of Tony Diaz, 24, of 3 Pebble Lane, Deer Park for the above listed crime. The defendant is charged with Robbery 3rd Degree. Tony Diaz will be arraigned on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at First District Court in Hempstead.