Search On For Upper East Side Bank Robbery Suspect
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Monday were searching for a suspect who allegedly robbed a bank on the Upper East Side, but walked away empty-handed.
Around 6:05 p.m. this past Thursday, the suspect walked into the Citibank branch at 1275 Madison Ave., at 91st Street, and handed a bank employee a note, police said.
The employee refused to give the man anything, and he left, police said.
The suspect was described as a black male in his mid-30s standing about 6 feet tall and weighing about 160 pounds, police said. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, black shorts, black sneakers, and a black baseball cap.
Police have released multiple surveillance images of the suspect.
Anyone with information was asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, log onto the Crime Stoppers website, or text tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and enter TIP577.
Check Out These Other Stories From CBSNewYork.com:
- Police Investigating After Man Fatally Stabbed In Face At Brooklyn Apartment
- Driver Charged After Woman Killed In Fiery Single-Car Crash On Harlem River Drive
- College Of New Jersey Creates Oral History Archive Of Superstorm Sandy Victims
- ‘Beautiful Mind’ Mathematician John Nash, Wife Killed In NJ Turnpike Crash