Police arrest fedora-wearing bank robber in Mastic Beach

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Police say they've arrested the man in the fedora accused of robbing a Miller Place bank.

They say Raymond Peruggi, 29, was arrested just before 9 p.m. Monday in Mastic Beach. Police say he is homeless.

Investigators say on Aug. 12, Peruggi was caught on a surveillance camera handing a demand note to a bank teller at the Chase Bank on Route 25A.

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They say he left the bank with cash.

Peruggi will face a judge later Tuesday morning.

 

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