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Queens bank held up by 2 armed robbers

Sunday, December 29, 2013
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Police are searching for two armed robbers who held up a bank in Queens.

Investigators released surveillance photos of the men, who walked into a TD Bank in Kew Garden Hills, just after 7 Friday night.

They announced a robbery and ordered a bank employee to the ground.

One of the suspects threatened the clerk with a gun while the other jumped over the counter and stole $142 before they both fled the scene.

No one was hurt.

Suspect 1 is described as 6'0 to 6'02 tall, wearing a blue hooded wind breaker with "NY" logo, black jeans and black gloves with a scarf covering his face.

Suspect 2 is described as 5'10 to 6'0 tall, dark complexion, medium build, wearing a hat and sunglasses, a dark jacket, black gloves and dark jeans with dark colored boots.

Anyone with information in is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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