Morningside Heights Bank Robber Sought by Police
By Nicole Bode
DNAinfo Associate Editor
MANHATTAN — Police are searching for a man suspected of robbing an Upper West Side bank.
The suspect was caught on security camera entering the Chase Bank at 2824 Broadway near 110th Street shortly before noon Monday and passing a note to the teller demanding cash, police said.
The suspect made off with an unspecified amount of money. He is described as a 35-year-old black man, just under 6-foot tall and weighing 180 pounds.
He was wearing glasses and had a goatee and was last seen wearing a black ski hat, a dark-colored jacket, grey hoodie, blue jeans and tan work boots, police said.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers unit at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or go to www.NYPDCrimeStoppers.com. Tipsters can also alert police by texting information to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.