No Loot for Suspect in Attempt to Rob Tribeca's Capital One Bank

Cops responded to an attempted robbery of the Capital One Bank Monday afternoon. Photo: Carl Glassman/Tribeca Trib

Mar. 18, 2019

Police are looking for a man they say tried to rob Tribeca’s Capital One bank at 90 West Broadway Monday afternoon, but got away empty-handed.

According to police, the man approached a teller shortly before 1 p.m. and passed a note demanding money. After the teller walked away from the window and didn’t return, the man fled, going eastbound on Chambers Street. Cops did not disclose the wording of the note.

The suspect is described as a 30-to-35-year-old black male last seen wearing a black knit cap, black sunglasses, black gloves, a dark colored hooded jacket and red sweatpants. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS or log onto the Crime Stoppers website. All calls are confidential.