The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified individual who is seen in the attached surveillance photo and video wanted for questioning in connection with a robbery within the confines of the 6th Precinct. Details are as follows:
It was reported to police that on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 12:45 p.m. 340 Avenue of the Americas (Chase Bank), an unidentified individual entered and presented a teller with a note. The note referenced a bomb (not displayed) and demanded cash. The teller complied and provided an undetermined sum of cash to the individual, who exited the bank and fled northbound on Avenue of the Americas.
The unidentified individual may have been wearing a disguise:
- Apparently in their thirties, 5’11” and 190lbs, last seen wearing a pink NYC baseball cap, a patterned wrap, black pants, blue sneakers.
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.