WANTED: Citywide Bank Robbery Pattern (Manhattan/Queens)

 ******* Updated 5/16/17 *******

 Pursuant to an active investigation, two additional incidents have been added to the above pattern. Details are as follows:

On May 15, 2017 at 1:55 p.m. an unidentified male entered the Apple Bank located at 91-31 Queens Boulevard and proceeded to the teller window, where he stated to the teller, “This is a robbery.” The individual then passed a hand written demand note to the victim teller. The teller informed the individual that she has no money. The individual then stated “I have a gun,” but the teller did not comply. The individual fled the bank on foot without receiving any money, heading northbound on Queens Boulevard.

On May 15, 2017 2:00 p.m. an unidentified male entered the Chase Bank located at 89-21 Queens Boulevard and proceeded to the teller window, where he then passed a hand written demand note that read “THIS IS A ROBBERY, NO JOKE, GIVE ME ALL YOUR MONEY.” The teller complied and dispensed cash in various denominations and then passed the money and the demand note back to the individual. He then fled the bank on foot heading northbound on Queens Boulevard.

Photos of the suspect obtained from each incident location, as well as a photo of the individual captured shortly after the incidents at the Queens Center Mall.

*****UPDATED 03-13-17 *****

 Pursuant to an active investigation, an additional incident occurred and bank robbery pattern 6 was created.The details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Monday, March 13, 2017 at approximately 1:10 p.m. an individual entered the Chase Bank located at 450 3rd Ave, approached a teller and passed a note demanding money. The teller complied and gave the individual an unspecified amount of cash. The suspect fled the location in an unknown direction.

 The individual is described as a:

  •  Male white, approximately 40 years old, medium build, clean shaven, with light eyes, 6’0″ tall, 200 lbs. who was last seen wearing  a black puffy jacket, black jeans and a black baseball cap.

 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.

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The New York Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a male wanted for questioning in connection to a bank robbery which occurred within the confines of the 19th Precinct. The details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at approximately 11:03 a.m. an individual entered Santander Bank located at 1062 3rd Ave, approached a teller and passed a demand note. The suspect fled on foot westbound on 63rd street towards Lexington Avenue. He removed an undetermined about of money. There were no reported injuries as a result of this incident.

The individual is described as a:

  •  Male white, approximately 40 years old, medium build, clean shaven, with light eyes, 6’0″ tall, 200 lbs. who was last seen wearing  a black puffy jacket, black jeans and a black baseball cap.

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.

 *******Updated 5/11/17*******

Pursuant to an active investigation, an additional incident occurred and the following photos has been submitted.

 It was reported to the police that on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 1:22 p.m. the individual entered the Chase bank located at 1003 Lexington Avenue, approached the 39-year old female bank teller and passed a note demanding money. As the teller proceeded to another window to acquire the money, the individual displayed a black firearm. The teller handed the individual an undetermined amount of cash and the individual fled the location northbound on Lexington Avenue. There were no reported injuries during the incident.

The individual is described as a:

  •  Male white, approximately 40 years old, medium build, clean shaven, with light eyes, 6’0″ tall, 200 lbs. who was last seen wearing  a black puffy jacket, black jeans and a red baseball cap. b

 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.