BAY RIDGE - Police are searching for a man they say robbed a bank in Bay Ridge a day before Christmas Eve.

They say the suspect walked into the Ridgewood Savings Bank at 82-55 Third Ave. and passed a note to a teller while holding a gun. The man allegedly fled the scene with an unknown amount of money.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-8477.