WANTED: Robbery (Queens)

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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photograph in connection to a robbery that occurred within the confines of the 104 Precinct. Details are as follows:

 It was reported to police that on Thursday September 29, 2016, at approximately 12:35 a.m.  inside of 66-10 Grand Avenue (Grand Deli), the individual approached the 34 year-old male employee, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the register. When the victim refused the individual’s demands, the individual forcibly removed approximately $150 from the register. He then fled the store westbound on Grand Avenue.

 The individual is described as:

  •  Male white, approximately 20 years old, 6’1″ to 6’2″; last seen wearing a blue hooded sweater, light blue jeans and black sneakers.

 Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.