Scruffy Bank Robber Sought in Crown Heights Stickup
Cops are looking for a scruffy bank robber who held up the Apple Bank at 318 Albany Avenue, near Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, around noon Tuesday, February 1.
Bank robbery suspect
The guy walked up to a teller at 12:14 p.m., displaying a silver handgun and handing over a note demanding money. He got an unrevealed amount of cash and fled the bank on foot. Nobody was hurt.
He's described as a black man in his late 40s to early 50s, about 6 feet tall and 180 pounds, with a salt-and-pepper beard and mustache. He was wearing a tan, longish jacket, a brown knit hat, black gloves, khaki pants, and tan boots.
Tipsters can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or submit tips at nypdcrimestoppers.com or text info to 274637 (CRIMES), entering TIP577.