Masked man attempts to rob woman in Wallkill

Police are searching for a suspect after an attempted robbery in Wallkill on Wednesday.



Police say a masked man approached a woman in the parking lot of Citizens Bank along Route 211. Police say the woman had just made a deposit just before the suspect forced her into her car and demanded cash.



The woman told the would-be robber that she had nothing to give, and the suspect fled the scene.



Wallkill police say the victim is recovering from a neck injury after being shoved into her car.



Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call police at 845-692-6757.



 


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