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Police Seek Suspect In Brooklyn Armed Robbery

Police are on the hunt for the suspect in an armed robbery in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police are on the hunt for the suspect in an armed robbery in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police have released a photo of a man they say robbed a liquor store in Brooklyn on Tuesday.

Officials said the suspect entered Yossi and Y liquor store on 18th Avenue and asked the clerk for vodka before he went behind the counter and pulled out a small knife.

A struggle ensued and the clerk suffered minor lacerations to his torso, police said.

The suspect fled the scene with an undetermined amount of property.

The victim was taken to Lutheran Medical Center and treated for his injuries.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).

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