WANTED: Attempted Bank Robbery (Manhattan)

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The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance in locating and identifying the following individual in connection with an attempted bank robbery within the confines of the 9th Precinct. The circumstances are as follows:

On Friday, February 19, 2016 at approximately 4:15 p.m., the individual entered Bank of America, located at 72 2nd Avenue, and passed a note to the teller demanding cash. The individual fled the location without any proceeds. The individual is described as follows:

  • Male
  • Medium build
  • Approximately 190lbs to 210lbs
  • 35 to 45 years-old,
  • Approximately 5’8″

He was last seen wearing a padded navy coat, a green hat, a black hood, black pants, and black footwear.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are strictly confidential.