June 25, 2019 By Shane O’Brien
A man attempted to rob a bank on 37th Avenue yesterday but his demand for cash was rejected by a teller.
The suspect entered Apple Bank, located at 78-01 37th Ave., on Monday at around 9:20 a.m. and handed a note to the teller seeking cash. The teller refused his request and the suspect fled the bank in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as being black and in his mid 30s. He was wearing dark clothing at the time of the incident.
The police have released a photo of the suspect.
Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-8477, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit www.nypdcrimestoppers.com