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Cops: East Garden City bank robbed

Nassau County Police are looking for a suspect who robbed a bank in East Garden City Tuesday afternoon.

According to police reports, a man between the ages of 45 to 55 presented a bank teller at the Citibank branch at 600 Old Country Rd. with a robbery demand note around 2:43 p.m. The man, who had a mustache, and was wearing a light blue jacket, beige shirt, dark baseball cap and sunglasses, then demanded the teller hand over the money, briefly flashing a handgun.

After the bank teller complied, the man left the scene on foot. There were eight employees and one customer inside the bank at the time, but no injuries were reported, according to Nassau Police.

Detectives ask anyone with information to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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