4 Wanted In Robbery & Shooting At Deli On Morris Avenue

Published on March 28, 2014, 11:22 pm
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Police are looking for four suspects who allegedly shot the owner of a bodega during a robbery attempt Thursday morning.

Police say the four masked men entered Joaquin Grocery and Deli on Morris Avenue and Maced the employees. They started to duct tape the employees when police say the 64-year-old store owner fell backward and was shot in the shoulder and elbow by one of the suspects.

The suspects fled the scene in a brown van, according to police.

The bodega owner was taken to Lincoln Hospital. He is expected to be OK.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit NYPDCrimestoppers.com.

All calls are strictly confidential.


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