NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — New video shows a dye pack going off while a bank robbery suspect in Newark flees the scene.
Police say the man handed a teller a note demanding cash Saturday morning at the Capitol One Bank on Springfield Avenue.READ MORE: Bodycam Video Shows Moments Before NYPD Lieutenant Was Shot In Ankle Apprehending Suspect In The Bronx
The teller put cash into the man’s backpack, but also threw in a red dye pack.READ MORE: COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta Variant
As the man left the property and crossed the street, the dye pack exploded, covering him and the cash in red.MORE NEWS: New York Weather: CBS2’s 8/1 Sunday Morning Forecast
So far, no arrests have been made, but police are hoping to catch him soon, red-handed.