Police Looking for Queens Bank Robbery Suspect

By Ben Fractenberg on June 1, 2012 7:39pm 

Police are looking for this man in connection with a robbery at a Chase Bank at 54-12 48th Avenue in Queens on May 30.
Police are looking for this man in connection with a robbery at a Chase Bank at 54-12 48th Avenue in Queens on May 30.
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MASPETH — Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed a Queens bank on Wednesday.

The man walked into a Chase bank at 54-12 48th Avenue on May 30 and handed the teller a note saying he had a gun and that he wanted money, police said. He then allegedly displayed a silver and black firearm.

The teller handed him an undisclosed amount of money and he fled westbound on 54th Avenue.

The alleged robber is described as a man in his 40s, 6 feet tall and 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a light blue shirt, jeans and a black baseball hat and sunglasses.

Anyone with information regarding the identity or whereabouts of this suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477. You can also submit your tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting your tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.

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