Police Seek Happy Bank Robber


Police are looking for this chipper fellow wanted in connection with a bank robbery on the Upper East Side (He smiled just like he knew the camera was watching, didn’t he?). Yesterday at about 10 a.m. he entered the Bank of America at 65th Street and 3rd Avenue, approached a teller, and demanded cash. He then fled the premises on foot.

Have you seen or do you know the man pictured? He’s a black male, 40-45 years of age, 5’10” – 6’00”, 220-240 lbs. He was wearing a green polo shirt, blue jeans, and black sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1 800 577 TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at or by texting to 274637 (CRIMES), enter TIP577.