WAKEFIELD, the Bronx — A man robbed a Bronx business at gunpoint, getting away with hundreds of dollars Monday night, police said.
It happened just after 8:30 p.m. at a business along Laconia Avenue and East 226th Street in the Wakefield neighborhood, police said.
A man entered the Raw 68 shop and pointed a firearm at the 23-year-old clerk who was sitting behind the counter, police said.
The victim handed over about $500 from the register, police said.
The suspect then fled.
No injuries were reported as a result of the incident, cops said.
Police released surveillance footage of the incident, asking the public to help identify the suspect.
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