NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are trying to find two individuals accused of robbing a man at gunpoint in the Bronx.
It happened just after 7 p.m. Friday near Briggs Avenue and West 196th Street.READ MORE: De Blasio Says NYC Ready To Administer COVID Vaccine Booster Shots Once FDA Approved
Police say a 44-year-old man was walking down the sidewalk when two men approached him. They allegedly pulled out a gun and struck the man in the head with the weapon before stealing $300 from the victim.
They got away in a white van that had front and rear passenger side damage.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Video Shows Couple Questioned About Physical Altercation In Utah, Fiancé Told Police Road Trip Created 'Emotional Strain'
The victim suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment at the scene.
Police have released surveillance video and photos of the individuals.MORE NEWS: Gov. Murphy Says New Jersey Is On Path To Universal Pre-K
Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.