Man accused of robbing Metro PCS in Brooklyn

Police have released surveillance video of a man accused of robbing a Metro PCS in Brooklyn. It happened on Oct. 9, around 4:20 p.m. inside

Police have released surveillance video of a man accused of robbing a Metro PCS in Brooklyn.

Police have released surveillance video of a man accused of robbing a Metro PCS in Brooklyn. (10/19/16)

BROOKLYN - Police have released surveillance video of a man accused of robbing a Metro PCS in Brooklyn.

It happened on Oct. 9, around 4:20 p.m. inside of Metro PCS on Nostrand Avenue.

Police say the suspect entered the store and demanded help from a 19-year-old employee. 

When she told him to wait because she was helping another customer, police say the man walked behind the counter, pushed the employee to the side and took a boxed cellphone.

The man ran out of the store.

He was last seen wearing a dark-colored hooded sweater, gray and black sweatpants, a dark-colored baseball cap and black sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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