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QUEENS — Police are searching for a suspect who robbed two banks, more than 10 miles apart, in Queens.

On Tuesday, February 2, at 5:46 p.m., the suspect approached the teller at Chase Bank at 61-09 Springfield Boulevard, and demanded money, police said.

The suspect fled with an undetermined amount of cash. There were no reported injuries.

On March, 4 at 2:05 p.m., the suspect went to the Astoria Bank located at 37-16 30 Avenue, where he approached a teller and demanded money, police said.

Again, the suspect fled the location with an undetermined amount of money. There were no reported injuries.

Police say the individual is a 29-year-old male, white with a beard and mustache, approximately 6’0″, 170lbs, light complexion, last seen wearing a black baseball cap, blue jeans, and a black coat,

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.

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