Suffolk police have charged a Hauppauge man with robbing a bank in Commack Wednesday while armed with a box cutter.

James Jordan, 53, was scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in First District Court in Central Islip on a charge of first-degree robbery, according to police and court records, which list no attorney for Jordan.

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Suffolk Major Case detectives said Jordan walked into the Bank of America branch at 41 Veterans Memorial Hwy. at about 1:50 p.m., wielding a box cutter and demanding money.

The teller complied and he left the bank, police said, adding that Fourth Precinct officers caught him a short time later.