Skip to content

Video of Lansing bank robbery released as deputies try to identify suspect

The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help identifying an individual who robbed a Lansing bank at gunpoint.

Deputies were called to the Cornell Federal Credit Union on Sheraton Drive in Lansing a little after 4:30 pm. It was moment after the frightening incident unfolded.

On Thursday, authorities released the video of the incident, which shows a man displaying a gun — and demanding money from the clerk.

According to investigators, the suspect was last seen running northeast on Sheraton Drive. The Sheriff’s Office describes the suspect as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, as well as a black face mask.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (607) 257-1345.

Top