Man Wearing Sky Hat Robs Harlem Bank

The NYPD is searching for a man (above) who donned a sky hat as a disguise while robbing a Harlem bank in the middle of the day, police told Patch.

The suspect, who has not been identified, entered a Chase bank located on West 125th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue around 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, police told said. The man approached a bank teller and slid over a note demanding money, police said.

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After the teller handed the man an undetermined amount of cash the man fled the bank in an unknown direction, police said.

The suspect is described as a man in his 30s standing 5-foot-5 with a slim build, police said. He was wearing a green and white winter hat, a black jacket and blue jeans during the bank robbery, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) y 1-888-57-PISTA (74782) para Español.

Photo by NYPD

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