ISLANDIA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – A Long Island woman is accused of robbing a bank while her 6-year-old daughter waited in a taxi outside.
Police said 28-year-old Diana Marini, of Brentwood, walked into the Chase Bank on Veterans Memorial Highway in Islandia shortly after 1 p.m. Saturday and handed the bank teller a note, demanding cash.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson: 2nd Dose Of COVID Vaccine Offers Stronger Protection
The teller complied and Marini fled into a taxi waiting outside, police said.READ MORE: Search Resumes For Brian Laundrie While Authorities Perform Autopsy On Body Believed To Be Gabby Petito
Police tracked down the taxi and found Marini and her daughter inside.
She was charged with robbery and endangering the welfare of a child.MORE NEWS: TikTok Under Fire Over 'Devious Licks' Viral Challenge Inspiring Students To Vandalize School Bathrooms
The girl was released to family members.