EAST NEW YORK, Brooklyn (PIX11) — A bike-riding crook robbed an East New York fast-food restaurant at gunpoint through its drive-thru window, police said.
Surveillance video released Thursday by investigators shows the suspect riding up to the window of the Checkers on Pennsylvania Avenue near Linden Boulevard around 7:20 p.m. Feb. 22.
The robber pulled a gun on a cashier through the window and demanded money, according to authorities.
The cashier handed over $183 and the crook fled, officials said. No injuries were reported in the stick-up.
The suspect is described by police as about 5-foot-10 with a medium build. He wore dark clothing and white sneakers, and rode a black bike.
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