Police Need Help Catching Man Covered in Paint who Robbed Hudson Valley Citizens Bank
Update: This story has been updated to show photos provided by police of the alleged thief.
As police continue to search for a man who robbed a Hudson Valley bank covered in paint, authorities have released photos of the alleged white paint thief.
Wednesday around 3:30 p.m., a number of police units responded to the Citizens Bank located at 2371 Central Park Avenue in Yonkers for a report of a robbery.
Arriving authorities were told that a man displayed what appeared to be a handgun and fled the bank with an undetermined amount of currency. No injuries were reported at the scene.
Police say they looked all over the area but could not find the suspect.
The suspect is described as a black male who had white paint on his face. Witnesses say he was wearing a red or orange baseball hat, with white paint marks on the hat, and a grey Boston Bruins sweatshirt.
If anyone has any information on this suspect, please call the Yonkers Detective Division at 914-377-7724, all calls will remain confidential.
100% anonymous tips can also be sent by texting the keyword ypd plus the tip to 847411.