Suffolk County Police Major Case Investigations Unit detectives are investigating a bank robbery that took place at a Capital One Bank branch in Babylon today.

A man entered the bank, located at 8 Little East Neck Road, at approximately 3 p.m. and handed a teller a note demanding cash. The teller complied with the demand and the subject fled the scene on foot out of the bank’s back entrance and headed westbound.

The subject is described as a white male, in his late 40s or early 50s, dark hair, 5 feet 5 inches tall with a slim build. He was wearing a white painter’s hat, sunglasses, a dark-colored jacket and shirt, purple pants with a white stripe, dark shoes and was carrying a black shoulder bag.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this incident to contact the Major Case Unit at 631-852-6295 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.