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Cops: Pajama-clad bandit robs Franklin Square bank

Nassau police are looking for a man they said robbed a Franklin Square bank Wednesday afternoon clad in a mask and blue and white pajama pants.

Police said the man described as 6 feet tall, about 200 pounds and in his mid-30s walked into a J.P. Morgan Chase bank at 925 Hempstead Tpke. at 3:15 p.m. and gave a bank teller a note demanding money. After the suspect was given an undetermined amount of cash, he was seen fleeing on foot southwest through a back parking lot toward Sobo Avenue, police said.

There were seven employees and two customers in the bank during the robbery, and no one was hurt, police said.

The suspect was additionally described as wearing a white baseball cap, white shirt, black Converse sneakers, and black wraparound eye glasses.

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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