NYPD: Same gunman wanted in East Side and UWS stickups
The same gunman is wanted for two store stickups — one on the East Side and the other on the Upper West Side.
Incident #1 (24 Pct) : On Thurs., April 9, at 8:35 p.m., inside of A and M Candy store located at 614 Amsterdam Ave., the suspect pulled to guns, demanded money from a 57-year-old victim, but fled without taking anything.
Incident #2 (19 Pct) : On Fri, April 10, 2015 at 9:45 p.m. inside of a Dunkin Donuts at 411 East 70th St., the same man entered the store, pointed a gun at a 31-year-old store clerk and made off with $250.
There were no reported injuries in either incident.
The suspect is described as: a male Black who is medium build, last seen wearing a gray hoodie with a large American flag on the front, dark pants, black shoes and a black mask covering his nose and mouth. He was also wearing dark sunglasses and black gloves.
The image and video cops released are from the donut store heist.
Call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS to help cops catch the suspect. Alternatively, log on to www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or text tips to 274637(CRIMES), then enter TIP577.