MIDTOWN (PIX11)– Authorities have released a photo of a man who allegedly robbed an Asian cuisine restaurant in Midtown over the weekend.
The thief entered Obao restaurant located at 647 Ninth Avenue Saturday morning and removed a safe from the manager’s office containing payroll checks as well as approximately $1,400 in cash, police say.
The man is described by police as being 5-feet 10-inches, approximately 175 pounds, between 30-years-old to 40-years-old. He was last seen wearing a baseball hat and sneakers.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.