Dec. 2, 2019 By Allie Griffin
Police are searching for a man who robbed an Astoria deli last month and took off with hundreds of dollars in cash.
The man stole $750 from Aan Deli Grocery, located at 35-14 28 Ave., on Nov. 20, police said.
The suspect walked into the store around 6:10 p.m., while simulating a firearm in his jacket pocket. He then went behind the counter and demanded money from a 48-year-old employee. He took off with the cash, fleeing westbound on 28th Avenue, police said.
Anyone with information in regard to the identity of the suspect is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the CrimeStoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or on Twitter @NYPDTips.