NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are on the hunt for a man who they said robbed a CVS in Greenwich Village Monday.
According to police, the armed suspect entered the CVS Pharmacy at 360 Sixth Ave., near Washington Place, around 3:15 a.m. and forced the manager into the back office.READ MORE: FDNY Probationary Firefighter Vincent Malveaux Dies After Medical Episode During Training Exercise
At gunpoint the suspect forced the manager to open the safe, police said. The suspect then took more then $9,000 and fled the store.READ MORE: Columbia University Student Davide Giri Stabbed To Death Near Morningside Park; Suspected Gang Member In Custody, Sources Say
The man was last seen wearing a black 3/4-length jacket and a fur hood, gray pants and brown boots. He was also carrying a black messenger bag, police said.MORE NEWS: New York Weather: CBS2's 12/3 Friday Afternoon Forecast
Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). You can also submit a tip by logging onto Crime Stoppers website or text a tip to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.