NCPD: Robbery in Oceanside

A male subject robbed a bank in Oceanside before fleeing in a taxi.

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Oceanside, NY - June 7, 2014 - The Robbery Squad is investigating a Bank Robbery that occurred on Friday June 6, 2014 at 1:20 p.m. in Oceanside.
 
According to detectives, a male white subject entered the Astoria Federal Savings Bank located at 3535 Long Beach Road and produced a demand note to the female teller. The subject exited the bank with an unknown amount of U.S. currency where he entered a waiting taxi which dropped him off at Clive Street. The taxi driver was unaware of what had transpired inside the bank. The subject is further described as 5’7” tall, 35-40 years old, balding with blond hair, a mustache and glasses. He was wearing a black tee-shirt with white writing, blue jeans and sneakers. There were 13 employees and 2 customers inside at the time of the robbery. There were no injuries reported.
 
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.