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Roosevelt Man Arrested for String of Nassau Bank Robberies

Written by Long Island News & PR  |  24. March 2016

Nassau County, NY - March 24th, 2016 - The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Roosevelt man for multiple Bank Robberies that occurred from May 05, 2014 and ended on September 10, 2014 throughout Nassau County.

According to Robbery Squad detectives, defendant Reginald G. Tucker, 40, of Rose Avenue, entered Capital One Bank – 611 Hempstead Turnpike, West Hempstead on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 9:45 am and presented a demand note to a teller.  

After obtaining an undetermined amount of US currency, the defendant fled the scene on foot.  After an investigation, detectives arrested Tucker in front of 115-08 145th Street, Queens on the same day at 6:22 pm for the above crime.

Robbery Squad detectives conducted an extensive investigation which uncovered five ( 5) additional bank robberies and 2 attempted bank robberies committed by the above defendant. Defendant Tucker was re-arrested on March 24, 2016 for the additional bank robberies.

The Nassau County Police Department will be holding a Press Briefing today, Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 1490 Franklin Avenue – Donald F. Kane Assembly Hall at 12:00 pm detailing the above crimes.

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