Man robs grocery store at gunpoint in Forest Hills
The police are asking for the community’s help in identifying a man who robbed a Forest Hills business at gunpoint on Tuesday.
The man entered New Yellow Stone Farms, located 102-01 Queens Boulevard, around 5:30 a.m. where he displayed his gun to a store employee, according to police. The 42 year-old store employee complied and the man then fled the location on a bicycle.
The suspect was last seen wearing a black and maroon Northface jacket, black Adidas sweatshirt, black sweatpants and yellow sneakers.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) 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 by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.