CONCOURSE VILLAGE, the Bronx (PIX11) — A thief held a man and his 4-year-old son at gunpoint in the Bronx on Monday, police said.
The victims entered the lobby of their apartment building on Sheridan Avenue near 161st Street at around 9 p.m. after returning home from a game at Yankee Stadium when the suspect followed them inside, according to authorities. The suspect approached the pair and pointed a gun at the 40-year-old father before taking around $30, video of the incident showed.
The suspect fled southbound on Sheridan Avenue, officials said. No injuries in connection to the robbery were reported. Police asked the public for information that could lead to finding the suspect.
Police said the child was 6, but the father said his son is 4.
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