Police: Woman leaves young daughter in cab, robs Islandia bank

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BRENTWOOD -

A Brentwood woman is accused of robbing an Islandia bank, while she left her 6-year-old daughter waiting in a taxi.

Police say Diana Marini walked into the Chase Bank on Veterans Highway around 1 p.m. Saturday, handed the teller a note and took off with cash.

An officer located the taxi, the suspect and the cash a short time later. 

Marini was charged with robbery and endangering the welfare of a child. 

The child was released to family members. 

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