SOUTH OZONE PARK — The NYPD was on the lookout for a bank robbery suspect wanted in connection with a robbery in South Ozone Park and 14 robberies in various locations in Brooklyn.
Police say the man is black or Hispanic, stands somewhere between 5-foot-9 and 6-foot-1 and aged 20 to 30. While committing robberies, this man usually wears a hat or a baseball cap, a scarf or bandana, sunglasses, gloves, a hooded outer garment, pants or jeans of varying types and work boots, police said.
On Feb. 7 at about 12:15 p.m., the man entered into a Citibank, at 133-07 Rockaway Blvd., passed a demand note to the teller and then fled on foot, police said.
The other robberies in Brooklyn occurred between Dec. 22 and July 1, police said.
Those with any information should contact Crimestoppers via phone at 1-800-577-8477, via the Web at nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting CRIMES and then entering TIP577, police said.
©2011 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.