East Setauket, NY - January 31, 2015 - Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime Unit detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred today at a bank in East Setauket.
A man entered Bank of America, located at 15-1 Bennetts Road, approached a teller at 12:20 p.m. and passed a note announcing a robbery. The teller complied with the robber and gave him cash from the drawer. The suspect fled on foot eastbound through the bank parking lot.
The robber is described as white, approximately 30-years-old, approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall with a goatee and glasses. He was wearing a dark-colored baseball hat, a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt and jeans.
The investigation is continuing. Detectives are asking anyone with information on the robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.