Masked pair allegedly robs Bronx grocery store: NYPD

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FORDHAM MANOR, the Bronx — Police are asking for the public’s help to identify two men connected to a robbery that happened in a Bronx grocery store Wednesday.

The pair went into a grocery store located at 2654 Valentine Avenue Wednesday morning around 4:30.

Police said they pulled a gun on an employee and one of the men then allegedly then took an unknown amount of money from the cash register.

Both men then ran out of the store.

The first man was last seen wearing blue jeans, white sneakers, a blue shirt and a black mask over his face.

The second was last seen wearing either black jeans or blue shorts, white sneakers and a black mask over his face.

They can be seen in surveillance photos obtained by police and released to the public.

If you have any information related to this incident, submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com, or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577.