Customer opens fire on Bronx bodega clerk

Cops released surveillance images of the man they're looking for.

Cops released surveillance images of the man they're looking for. (8/4/15)

THE BRONX - An argument between a customer and a clerk inside a Bronx bodega quickly escalated to gunfire. 

Police released surveillance images of the suspect, who they say got into a verbal dispute with the clerk Thursday morning. 

Investigators say he was asked to leave the store, located on East 169th Street and Third Avenue, but pulled out a gun and started shooting before running away. 

Fortunately, no injuries were reported. 

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

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