A male entered the TD Bank located on Hempstead Tpke in East Meadwo and verbally demanded money from a teller. After the teller handed over an undisclosed amount of cash, the defendant fled on foot with the proceeds. First Precinct officers located the defendant by Reckson Plaza in Uniondale where he was placed under arrest. Proceeds from the robbery were recovered. Further investigation revealed that the defendant was connected to another robbery at Capital One on Hempstead Tpke in West Hempstead.
The defendant was charged with 2 counts of Robbery 3rd Degree.