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.

We will be removing Disqus comments from DNAinfo.com.