Check cashing business robbed in Harlem

January 2, 2009 9:24:06 AM PST
Two armed, masked men held up a Harlem check cashing business this morning -- making off with some $200,000. Police say the robbers burst into the Rite Check Cashing Inc at 2602 Frederick Douglass Boulevard at around 8:30 a.m. this morning.

The two suspects, both armed and wearing masks, held up the employees at gunpoint.

Eyewitness News is told they made off with around $200,000 cash.

Authorities were looking for the suspects. No arrests were immediately made.

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