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NCPD Crime Alert: Capital One Bank of Valley Stream Robbed, Suspect Sought

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The Robbery Squad reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 1:05 P.M. in Valley Stream.

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Valley Stream, NY - December 14th, 2013 - The Robbery Squad reports the details of a bank robbery that occurred on Friday, December 13, 2013 at 1:05 P.M. in Valley Stream.
 
According to detectives, a male black suspect in his 30’s, 6’ tall with scruffy facial hair wearing a light colored pea coat and dark hooded shirt entered the Capital One Bank located at 356 N. Central Avenue and presented a robbery demand note to a teller.  The teller complied giving the suspect an undetermined amount of cash.  The suspect was last seen fleeing on foot northbound on N. Central Avenue then eastbound on Milford Street. There were eight employees and one customer present at the time of the robbery.  No injuries were reported.
 
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.