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NCPD Crime Alert: Pair Wanted for Robbing Hempstead BFCU Bank

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Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Friday, 06/27/14 at 6:15 P.M.

Hempstead, NY - June 28th, 2014 - Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Friday, 06/27/14 at 6:15 P.M.
 
According to detectives, two male subjects entered the Bethpage Federal Credit Union located at 170 Fulton Ave. and approached a teller.  One of the subjects presented a demand note while the other subject stood nearby.  After obtaining an undetermined amount of cash, the subjects fled on foot in an unknown direction.  There were six employees and three customers present in the bank at the time of the robbery. 
 
No injuries were reported.
 
Both subjects are described as male blacks. Subject #1 is 25-35 years of age, 6’1” tall, wearing a dark hoodie, bandana covering his face,  black baseball cap, and blue jeans.  Subject #2 is 20-25 years of age, 5’7” tall, thin build, wearing a red long sleeved shirt, black athletic pants with a white stripe, and a black knit cap.  No further description is available.
 
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.
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