2 men wanted in NYC Whole Foods robbery

2 men wanted in NYC Whole Foods robbery

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The NYPD is asking for the public's help in solving a $60,000 robbery at a Manhattan Whole Foods supermarket.

The crime occurred around 10 p.m. Sunday.

Police say employees were transporting the money in the store's elevator. When they got to the second floor, they were assaulted by two men.

One suspect pointed a gun and ordered them to the ground. The other tied a victim's hands behind his back.

The suspects fled from 95 East Houston Street with the money onto Chrystie Street.

One of the men is described by police as Black, 6 feet tall, with black eyes and black dread locks. He was wearing a brown coat at the time of the robbery.

The second suspect is Black, with dreadlocks and was wearing a black sweater.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers:

www.nypdcrimestoppers.com

Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477)

Text your tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577

 

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