Detectives released a picture of the suspect.
He's accused of robbing a store on McGuinness Boulevard in the Greenpoint section on Sunday, just after midnight.
The suspect fired his gun once.
The bullet struck the shelf behind the counter.
No one was injured.
The suspect got away with cash.
The suspect is described as a male, Black or Hispanic, approximately 20 to 25 years old, 5' 10" to 6'02", medium build, wearing a Yankees baseball cap, a button-down shirt with red, black and white stripes, dark jeans and black sneakers.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
You can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting your tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and then entering TIP577.