Police: Man tried to rob Bushwick bank

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The incident happened Tuesday inside the Bank of America on Knickerbocker Avenue around 10 a.m. The incident happened Tuesday inside the Bank of America on Knickerbocker Avenue around 10 a.m.
BUSHWICK -

A man is accused of attempted to rob a bank in Brooklyn, police say.

The incident happened Tuesday inside the Bank of America on Knickerbocker Avenue around 10 a.m.

The suspect walked up to the bank teller and passed a note demanding money.

The teller refused, according to police and the suspect walked away then ran from the bank.

Police say this incident is not connected to a string of bank robberies across Brooklyn allegedly committed by a man and woman.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.  

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