THE BRONX — Police are searching for a man who unsuccessfully tried to rob a Chase Bank last week in Morris Heights.
The suspect entered the bank at 5 West Burnside Avenue on Saturday, May 5th, at 12:30 p.m.
The man passed a note to a teller, demanding money, but the teller did not cooperate, and the suspect fled the location without any cash.
Police said the suspect as a man in his 20s, standing 6 feet tall, and weighing 210 lbs. He was last seen in the bank wearing a Derek Jeter New York Yankees shirt.
In police photos, he also appears to be holding a light blue denim jacket.
Anyone with information about the attempted robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (8477.)