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Man robs same Queens bank three times in one month

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The NYPD is looking for a man who robbed the same Rego Park bank three times in October.

On the afternoon of October 1, the suspect first hit the Valley National Bank, located at 94-05 63rd Drive and passed a note demanding money to a teller. After receiving the cash, he fled on foot.

Following the same mode of operation, he robbed the bank again in the early afternoon hours of October 12 and 22, escaping on foot with the money.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, 5’3” to 5’7” tall and approximately 140 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.