Sources: East Norwich bank robbed of over $100,000

The incident occurred around 8:30 a.m. at the bank located on Northern Boulevard.

The incident occurred around 8:30 a.m. at the bank located on Northern Boulevard.

The incident occurred around 8:30 a.m. at the bank located on Northern Boulevard. (4/22/16)

EAST NORWICH - Two masked men armed with guns robbed a Chase Bank in East Norwich this morning, according to authorities.

The robbery occurred around 8:30 a.m. at the Chase Bank on Northern Boulevard.

Police say the men entered the bank and pulled out handguns. The men ordered three bank employees to the floor and demanded the vault be opened, according to police.

Sources tell News 12 Long Island that over $100,000 was stolen.

The bank employees had their hands zip-tied behind their backs. No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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