WANTED: Bank Robbery Pattern (Manhattan)

Bank Robber Cap-Cropped

The New York City Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are asking the public’s assistance identifying the individual depicted in the attached surveillance photo in regards to a robbery pattern that occurred within the confines of the Midtown North Precinct. Details are as follows:

Incident 1: It was reported to the police that on Friday, March 25, 2016, at 1:20 p.m. the individual did enter the Bank of America located at 1680 Broadway. The individual approached the teller and passed a note demanding money, the individual then left the location empty handed.

Incident 2:  It was reported to the police that on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 10:20 a.m. the individual did enter the Bank of America located at 835 8th Avenue. The individual approached the teller and passed a note and demanded money, the individual then left the location empty handed.

The individual is a:

  • 30-year-old male, Black, 5’10″tall, 210 lbs, medium complexion, brown eyes.
  • Last seen wearing a black baseball hat, black jeans and a black jacket.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS 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 texting their tips

to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

********Update 5/6/2016******

Subsequent to an ongoing investigation, the attached surveillance video has been obtained.

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.