Armed robbery of Bronx convenience store caught on camera

WAKEFIELD, Bronx (WABC) -- The NYPD is searching for two men behind an armed robbery in the Bronx that was captured on surveillance video.

The two were seen walking into a convenience store on East 233rd Street in the Wakefield section Friday night and pulling a gun on the clerk.

One of the suspects took the employee's wallet and cellphone, while the other took cash from the cash register.

The suspects then fled in a dark colored vehicle, which was double-parked outside of the location. The employee was not injured.

Individual #1 is described as having a medium build and medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a black mask, a gray hooded sweatshirt and gray sweat pants. He was in possession of a silver firearm.

Individual #2 is described as having a medium build and medium complexion and a beard with black hair. He was last seen wearing dark jacket with white sleeves, a light colored hooded sweatshirt, black pants with white striped on the sides and black shoes.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
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