BY TRONE DOWD
Police in the 113th Precinct are looking for a man who robbed a corner store in Jamaica on Tuesday morning.
The incident took place at approximately 12:45 a.m. Police said that the suspect entered the deli, located at 110-01 Guy R. Brewer Blvd., brandishing a gold firearm. The unidentified individual then struck the 27-year-old clerk behind the counter before grabbing the victim’s cell phone and nabbing $300 from the cash register.
Police said that the store clerk only suffered minor injuries to his head following the incident. The suspect is described as a black man who was last seen wearing all black. Police release surveillance footage of the suspect to the public.
If anyone has information on the incident, call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.