Cops seek pair in Elmont bank robbery

Nassau police are searching for two men who robbed a bank in Elmont on Friday.

The suspects entered a Chase Bank on Linden Boulevard at 2:20 p.m. and passed a note to a teller threatening to use a gun unless the teller handed over money, police said.

The teller complied and gave the suspects an unidentified amount of cash. The suspects, who never displayed a weapon, then fled on foot heading eastbound on Linden, police said.


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There were 11 employees and two customers in the bank at the time of the robbery. No injuries were reported.

The first suspect is described as in his late 20s, wearing a white T-shirt, an undershirt with "forever" on the sleeve, a white and brown Louis Vuitton belt, red, white and blue high top sneakers and white jeans. The second suspect is described as in his 20s, wearing a red hat, white T-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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