Lyndhurst police probe robbery at Kearny Bank on Stuyvesant Avenue

The Lyndhurst Police Department is investigating a robbery at the Kearny Bank on Stuyvesant Avenue.

The Kearny Bank in Lyndhurst was robbed Tuesday afternoon.

The Kearny Bank in Lyndhurst was robbed Tuesday afternoon. (5/31/16)

LYNDHURST - The Lyndhurst Police Department is investigating a robbery at the Kearny Bank on Stuyvesant Avenue.

Police say that an African-American man wearing a mask over his face walked over to the teller, demanded money and then left. The robbery happened Tuesday at around 1:45 p.m.

The robbery was caught on the bank’s surveillance system. The suspect is around 6 feet tall, and was wearing blue jeans, a dark T-shirt, dark baseball cap and sunglasses. Police say he covered his face with a light-colored T-shirt or towel.

No one inside the bank was hurt during the incident.

Anyone who may have witnessed crime or has information should call the Lyndhurst Police Department at 201-804-9346.

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