Cops probe Valley Stream bank robbery

A bearded robber stole money from a Valley

A bearded robber stole money from a Valley Stream bank, Nassau police said. (Credit: Jim Staubitser)

A bearded robber stole money from a Valley Stream bank Wednesday afternoon, Nassau police said.

The suspect wore a black winter hat and black jacket when he entered the TD bank on West Merrick Road about 11:10 a.m. and handed a note to a teller, police said.

It's not clear how much money he got before he ran off on foot, going north on Central Avenue, police said.


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Nine employees and four customers were in the bank, but no injuries were reported, police said.

The suspect appeared to be 20 to 30 years old and 5 feet, 8 inches tall, police said.

Anyone with information on the robbery can call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.

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