NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a suspect who they say tried to rob banks in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

Police say the first attempted bank two robberies happened at an Emigrant Bank in Midtown.

The suspect passed a note demanding money, but in both cases took off without any cash.

Then on Oct. 4, police say the same suspect walked into a Chase Bank on Grand Street in Brooklyn and again, passed a note demanding money.

He took without any cash.

Police have now identified the suspect as 30-year-old Cory L. Brown.

If you have any information on Brown, call police or Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS or visit

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