The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in ascertaining the whereabouts of the unidentified male who is seen in the attached photos and is sought in connection with a city-wide bank robbery pattern.

Details are as follows.

Incident #1: It was reported to police that on Monday, May 3, 2019 at approximately 1700 hours, inside of a Chase Bank located at 161-10 Jamaica Avenue, an unidentified male entered the location and produced a note demanding money and stating he had a firearm. The teller complied and the unidentified male fled with approximately $1,000. The unidentified male fled on foot eastbound on Jamaica Avenue. There were no injuries reported.

Incident #2: It was reported to police that on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at approximately 1510 hours, inside of a Chase Bank located at 335 Columbus Avenue (20 Precinct), an unidentified male entered the location and produced a note demanding money and stating he had a weapon. The teller refused the male’s demands before he fled the location. There were no injuries reported.

Incident #3: It was reported to police that on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at approximately 1755 hours, inside of a Chase Bank located at 104-17 Queens Boulevard (112 Precinct), an unidentified male entered the location and produced a note demanding money and stating he had a weapon. The teller complied and the unidentified male fled with approximately $2,000 in cash. There were no injuries reported.

The unidentified male is described as white, approximately 5’9″ and 170 lbs. He was last seen wearing dark sunglasses, a yellow cap and all dark clothing.

Surveillance photographs of the suspect are attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.

.

NYPD
Jonas Bronck is the pseudonym under which we publish and manage the content and operations of The Bronx Daily.™ | Bronx.com - the largest daily news publication in the borough of "the" Bronx with over 1.5 million annual readers. Publishing under the alias Jonas Bronck is our humble way of paying tribute to the person, whose name lives on in the name of our beloved borough.