The NYPD is looking for a man they say robbed The Family Dollar (2184 Clarendon Road between Flatbush Avenue and E 22nd Street) yesterday afternoon.At about 4pm on Tuesday, May 13, cops say the suspect entered the store and removed a black/grey gun from a New York Rangers drawstring bag. The clerk handed approximately $300 over to the suspect, who then fled. No injuries were reported.The suspect is described as about 35 years old, 5’10” tall and 160 pounds. He was wearing black sunglasses and a blue snorkel ski hooded jacket.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting your tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. The NYPD says all calls are confidential.