Dec. 4, 2018 By Christian Murray
The police are searching for a man who robbed a Whitestone bank Friday and made off with nearly $1,800 in cash.
The suspect allegedly entered the TD Bank branch located at 148-08 Cross Island Parkway at around 6 p.m. Nov. 30, approached a teller and demanded cash. The teller complied and placed $1,771 in an envelope and the suspect fled in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as black, approximately 35 years old, 6 feet 1 inches tall and about 250 pounds. He was last seen wearing a baseball hat and a black hooded sweater.
The police have released a photo of the suspect.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.