Delancey Street Bodega Robbed at Gunpoint, Suspects at Large
Police are after two men suspected of holding up a Delancey Street bodega at gunpoint.
The robbery – caught on camera – happened shortly before 4:30pm at the N&N Delancey Smoke Shop near the southwest corner of Allen Street. One suspect asked the clerk for cigarettes, while the other reportedly demanded money with an assault rifle.
The worker acquiesced, and gave up $3,500 cash, 30 packs of cigarettes, lottery tickets, and a mobile phone. He survived unharmed.
Both suspects then fled in a vehicle that was parked outside.
🚨WANTED🚨 for A ROBBERY inside 61 Delancey Street (N&N Delancey Smoke Shop). #LowerEastSide #Manhattan @NYPD5pct on 2/17/20 @ 4;25 PM 💰Reward up to $2500👓Seen them? Know who they are?☎️Call 1-800-577-TIPS or DM us!📞Calls are CONFIDENTIAL! pic.twitter.com/AIucKItf1B
— NYPD Crime Stoppers (@NYPDTips) February 18, 2020