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Long Island bank robbed

WEST BABYLON - Suffolk County Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Monday afternoon at a Bank of America in West Babylon.

A man entered the bank, located at 560 Montauk Highway, at approximately 1:30 p.m. and handed a teller a note which stated that he had a gun and demanded cash.  The teller complied with the demand and the suspect fled the bank on foot.

The robber is described as a white male, approximately 6 feet tall, and between 25 and 35 years old.  He was wearing a black knit cap, dark sunglasses, a grey sweatshirt, blue jeans, and light-colored surgical gloves.

The investigating is continuing. Anyone with information on the bank robbery is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.