February 1, Staff Report
The Chase Bank branch in Woodside was robbed Monday, according to police.
A man entered the 59-26 Woodside Avenue bank around 10:10 am January 30 and passed the teller a note stating that he had a loaded firearm and demanded money.
The teller complied, and the man fled with about $908 in cash. There were no injuries as a result of the robbery.
The suspect is described as a 25-year-old Hispanic man standing about 5-foot-11 and weighing
about 175 pounds.
He was last seen wearing a black bubble jacket, black cap, blue jeans, dark colored gloves and a blue surgical mask covering half of his face.
Police have released surveillance photos of the suspect and anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.