Police: Suspected Serial Bank Robber Strikes Again

CBS New York

GREENWICH, Conn. (CBSNewYork)A man linked to two recent bank robberies in Connecticut and New Jersey is believed to have struck again, Greenwich police announced Tuesday.

According to police, the JPMorgan Chase Bank on West Putnam Avenue in Greenwich was held up Sept. 5 by a man police said was likely behind an Aug. 28 robbery at the People’s United Bank on Greenwich Avenue and an Aug. 20 robbery at a Wells Fargo in Linden, N.J..

Greenwich police said in the latest incident, the suspect handed the teller a note demanding cash and threatened to shoot the teller if she didn’t follow his instructions.

The suspect then gestured toward his waistband, police said. In each incident, the threat of a gun was made but no weapon was ever displayed, police said.

The teller told police the suspect, who made off with thousands of dollars in cash, spoke English with…

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