Watch the Surveillance Video of Thanksgiving Day Robbery of Eldridge Street Gambling Den
More info has come to light regarding the robbery at the Lucky Star bodega on Eldridge Street.
The stick-up actually transpired in the basement during a purported gambling session. Three suspects entered the premises on Thanksgiving Day at 4:55pm, and ordered the eleven participants to the floor at gunpoint, demanding they unload cash and jewelry. The villains ultimately made off with at least $5,000 worth of bounty.
Surveillance video released by the 5th Precinct shows the victims being threatened. Ultimately, none of the victims – between the ages of 38 and 65 – were physically injured. And the perps remain at large.