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SCPD Crime Alert: Patchogue Chase Bank Robbed

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Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Patchogue this afternoon.

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Patchogue, NY - March 6th, 2014 - Suffolk County Police Pattern Crime detectives are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in Patchogue this afternoon.

A man entered the Chase Bank, located at 472 Medford Ave., at 3:26 p.m., approached a teller, and presented a note demanding cash. The teller complied with the demand and the man fled the bank on foot in an unknown direction.

The robber is described as a white male, between 5 feet 8 inches tall and 5 feet 10 inches tall, in his mid-20s, with a thin build. He was wearing a knit cap and a red sweatshirt.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

Incident:         Patchogue Bank Robbed
Location:        Chase Bank, 472 Medford Ave., Patchogue
Date/Time:     Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 3:26 p.m.