NYPD seeks suspect in gunpoint robbery

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The NYPD is seeking the public's help in locating and identifying a suspect wanted for questioning in connection with a gunpoint robbery that happened last month.

Police say the suspect engaged in conversation with a 22-year-old man before displaying a firearm and demanding money. The victim complied and the suspect fled the location with $100. There were no injuries.

The incident happened at 1442 Fulton St. on July 27 around 7 a.m..

The individual is described as an African-American male in his 20s. He was last seen wearing a black shirt, black pants and black sneakers.

Police are asking anyone with information in regards to this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls are confidential.

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