For Immediate Release
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Incident: Man Robs Centereach Bank
Location: People’s United Bank, 1919 Middle Country Road, Centereach
Date/Time: Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at approximately 4 p.m.

Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred at a Centereach bank today.


A man entered People’s United Bank, located at 1919 Middle Country Road, at approximately 4 p.m. and demanded cash. The teller complied with the demand and gave the man cash from the drawer. The man fled on foot northbound through the bank’s parking lot.


The man was described as white and wearing dark clothing.


Detectives are asking anyone with information on this robbery to call the Major Case Unit at 631-852-6555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.



Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 20-163278
Suffolk County Police Department

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