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'Holiday Bandit' strikes again in Queens

Marat Mikhaylich, aka the holiday bandit, is described as a white male, approximately 6'5'' tall, 35 years old, and approximately 200 pounds. During the most recent robbery, he was seen wearing a black hat, dark sunglasses, a maroon coat, and light blue jeans, brown shoes, and carrying a black messenger bag. Anyone with information is asked to call the FBI-NYPD's Joint Bank Robbery Task Force immediately at 212-384-1000. Tipsters may remain anonymous.
February 17, 2011 2:30:57 PM PST
Police say the "Holiday Bandit" has struck again, this time in Queens.

Investigators believe Marat Mikhaylich held up an Investors Savings Bank in Astoria, his seventh heist in New York City since December.

Police say Mikhaylich gave the teller a note, showed a weapon and fled on foot.

This was the third robbery in Astoria.


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