Armed Robbers Hold Up 10th Avenue Deli, Police Say

By Tom Liddy | December 14, 2011 7:48pm 

MANHATTAN — A pair of armed robbers held up a Midtown deli last month, police said.

The suspects entered the store at 886 10th Avenue, near 58th Street, on Nov. 19, just before 9:30 p.m.

They allegedly flashed a gun, demanded cash and fled with $800, sources said.

Both of the suspects are 30-40 years-old, 5-foot-10 and around 200 pounds.

One of the suspects, the alleged gunman, had a mustache and goatee and was last seen wearing a dark baseball hat with a white logo and blue jeans.

He can be seen on surveillance tape walking into the store and looking around. 

The other was wearing a black, waist-length jacket with jeans, a black knit cap and black boots, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.