At approximately 2:00 this afternoon, a man entered the Capital One Bank branch on Little East Neck Road in Babylon. He approached a teller and made a verbal demand for money. The teller complied, handing over the desired cash, and the man fled the bank via its rear entrance.
The man was described as being in his 50s, white, between 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, and with a thin build. He was wearing a dark blue Yankees hat, sunglasses, a blue pullover shirt, and blue jeans. It is unknown which way he fled after exiting the bank.
The robbery is being investigated by the Suffolk County Police Major Case Investigation Unit. Detectives are looking for anyone with information about the crime or the suspect. Tips can be reported by calling the unit at 631-852-6295. Calls can also be made anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls to either number are guaranteed to remain confidential.