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Suffolk Police Seek Suspect Who Robbed Mastic Bank

Suspect in robbery of Capital One Bank in Mastic, Long Island (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

Suspect in robbery of Capital One Bank in Mastic, Long Island (Credit: Suffolk County Police Department)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are on the hunt for a man who robbed a Long Island bank Thursday afternoon.

According to Suffolk County police, the suspect entered the Capital One Bank located at 1235 Montauk Hwy. in Mastic, approached a teller, and presented a note demanding cash at around 3:40 p.m.

The teller complied with the demand and the suspect fled the bank on foot, heading south toward Montauk Highway.

Police described the suspect as a white male, between 5’8″ and 5’10”, in his mid-20s, with a thin build.

He was wearing a hat, blue jeans, and a dark-colored jacket with white sleeves.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls remain confidential.

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