Wanted: Bank robbery; office burglary

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Crime Stoppers and the Nassau County Robbery Squad are looking for a man wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Massapequa.

According to police, at 1:27 p.m. on Aug. 8, the suspect entered Capital One Bank at 5100 Sunrise Hwy., approached a teller and demanded money. He threatened to shoot the teller and motioned to his waistband. He then took the money and left the bank. He is described as being about 5-foot-4 and 25-30 years of age with a stocky build, slight beard, and was wearing sunglasses and Yankees cap.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at its toll-free and confidential hotline: 800-244-TIPS (8477), Crime Stoppers Unit Case No. 197-13. Crime Stoppers offers up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest.


Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are looking for a man in connection with a burglary in Amityville.

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According to police, between 7:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. on July 9, the suspect entered a doctor's office in Suite 3 at 333 Broadway and took several Lord & Taylor gift cards with a total value of $850.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 800-220-TIPS (8477). All calls will be kept confidential.

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