FBI, Oradell NJ Police Investigate Recent Robbery of Hudson City Savings Bank Branch
Police in Oradell, New Jersey are searching for a person who committed a recent bank robbery.
The daytime robbery went down shortly after 10:00 a.m. According to Oradell NJ law enforcement, the suspect stepped inside the Hudson City Savings Bank located on Kinderkamack Road in Oradell NJ and approached a bank teller. The suspect then allegedly instructed the bank worker to give him an unspecified amount of money.
After obtaining the cash, the suspect exited the bank and fled the scene on foot. Bank workers then dialed 911 and alerted the Oradell Police Department.
Authorities have indicated that the suspect did not use a weapon, such as a handgun or knife, during the bank robbery. Investigators are keeping a tight lid on the rest of the details of the theft and have not released any other information at this time.
Oradell NJ police and the FBI are currently working together to investigate the robbery and determine the identity of the suspect.
If investigators are able to identify and apprehend a suspect, it is likely that he would face significant criminal charges. As set forth by N.J.S.A. 2C:15-1, robbery is ordinarily classified as a second degree felony when the offender is not carrying a weapon. A conviction for second degree robbery could result in a sentence of 5-10 years in New Jersey State Prison.
For more information about this case, access the NJ.com article entitled “Bank Robbed in Bergen County, Police Say.”