Suffolk Police have arrested Justin Collier, 23, of Mt. Sinai for the Sept. 14 robbery of a Capital One Bank in Rocky Point. Collier is charged with third degree robbery.
Two men robbed the Capital One Bank at 75 Route 25A in Rocky Point shortly after 1 p.m. Wednesday, fleeing the scene on foot.
One man, described as white, 6-feet-tall in his late 20s with a medium build was wearing a dark hat, dark sunglasses a white T-shirt, jeans and white sneakers. He approached a teller and verbally demanded cash. The teller complied, giving him cash from the drawer.
The second man was wearing a dark T-shirt and dark pants with a white hat. He is described as white, approximately 5-feet-8 inches tall with a medium build.
The robbery caused the to go into lock out of all buildings. The schools continued with ordinary dismissal and additional monitoring outside of the buildings.
Suffolk County Police Major Case Investigations Unit detectives are investigating the robbery and anyone with information can call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.