NYPD tells newsstand selling magazines with nude images to cover them up

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FINANCIAL DISTRICT (PIX11)-- A Fulton newsstand is getting some unwanted attention lately.

A constant flow of customers pick up snacks, lottery tickets and magazines, but one particular type of magazines is getting residents ticked off.

Taslima Newsstand on 88 Fulton St.  says they know they're not alone when it comes to selling adult sex magazines and despite doing so for nearly 15 years, this the NYPD has stepped in.

This clerk told us officers told him to take it down.

Taslima Newsstand has since stopped displaying the dirty mags, but they are still for sale. Customers have make a special request.

A source with the NYPD told PIX11, as a result of numerous complaints, officers merely made a suggestion to the clerk and never issued any summons.

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