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Man in Darth Vader costume robs N.Y. bank

A suspect wearing a Darth Vader costume robbed a Chase branch in Long Island, N.Y. on Thursday.

July 24, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
The search is on for a criminal who robbed a Long Island, N.Y. bank.The robber dressed up as "Star Wars" villain Darth Vader and invaded a Chase branch Thursday morning.

The suspect pulled out a gun, instead of a lightsaber, and demand cash.

Witnesses say at first, bank customers thought it was a joke until the robber started screaming.

The teller handed over the money in her drawer and he took off.

There is no word on how much money he got away with.


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