News Astoria bank robbed by man in a wheelchair The NYPD said this man robbed the Santander Bank on Broadway in Astoria on Monday, June 29. Photo Credit: Courtesy of the NYPD By CAROLINE LINTON Updated June 30, 2015 10:41 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email A man in a wheelchair robbed an Astoria bank on Monday afternoon and is still at large, the NYPD said. The NYPD said the suspect passed a note demanding cash at Santander Bank at 37-10 Broadway. The suspect received $1,212 in cash and then fled westbound in the wheelchair on Broadway, the NYPD said. The suspect is in his 20s and wore a gray hoodie, the NYPD said. No arrests have been made. By CAROLINE LINTON Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.