Police investigate Hudson valley bank robbery

The New York State Police are investigating the robbery of Trustco Bank, located at 1490 State Route 9 in the town of Wappinger, which occurred late yesterday morning.

Investigation revealed a white male subject dressed in all black, with a black umbrella, and ski mask entered the bank. He threatened the use of an explosive device to gain access to the vault, and left the bank with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency.

The investigation remains on-going.  If anyone has possible information regarding this incident they are asked to please contact the New York State Police at (845) 677-7300.  Please reference case #8994748.