Man sought in series of Brooklyn bank robberies

Police are searching for the man who they say robbed at least nine banks in Brooklyn.

BROOKLYN — Police are searching for the man who has gotten away with more than $2,000 in a series of bank robberies in Brooklyn.

Nine reported robberies occurred within the last two months, with the first robbery reported on Jan. 2 and the latest incident reported on Wednesday.

During all instances, the suspected robber would enter a bank and approach the bank teller, passing them a note demanding money, police said.

According to authorities, bank tellers complied during seven of the robberies, giving the man money; he fled with $1,110 during a Feb. 14 robbery and $1,000 from Wednesday’s incident.

Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).