Searching For Suspect In Bronx Rite-Aid Hold Up

Published on October 09, 2012, 12:00 pm
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Police are searching for the suspect who held up a Ride-Aid drugstore in Bronx late last week.

Around 11:15 p.m. this past Friday, the robber walked into the Rite-Aid at 2750 Boston Road in Bronx, took out a gun and demanded money. The cashiers handed over an unknown amount of currency, and the robber fled on foot, police said.

No one was injured in the robbery.

The suspect is described as a male Hispanic with a dark complexion, about 5 feet 6 inches tall, and weighing about 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, a dark shirt, and white sweat pants.

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

All calls are strictly confidential.


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