FOREST HILLS — Police were seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of an HSBC Bank.
Authorities said the suspect walked into the bank, at 137-61 Queens Blvd., just before 11 a.m. Oct. 19 brandishing a metal pipe he had concealed in a newspaper as he passed a note demanding money.
The suspect, described as a black man in his 30s with a slim build and wearing a New York Yankees hat and dark jacket, then made off with an unknown amount of loot.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging on to the Crime Stoppers’ website at nypdcrimes
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