Man accused of robbing restaurant worker at gunpoint

A man is accused of robbing a Chinese restaurant worker at gunpoint in the Bronx, police say. The incident happened Tuesday at the Great Wall

A man is accused of robbing a Chinese restaurant worker at gunpoint in the Bronx, police say.

A man is accused of robbing a Chinese restaurant worker at gunpoint in the Bronx, police say. (12/21/16)

THE BRONX - A man is accused of robbing a Chinese restaurant worker at gunpoint in the Bronx, police say. 

The incident happened Tuesday at the Great Wall restaurant on Pugsley Avenue around 3:48 p.m.

Police say the suspect entered the store and pointed a gun at a 49-year-old employee before walking behind the counter and removing money from the register. 

The suspect took off after the robbery, and police say no one was hurt.

An undetermined amount of cash was taken from the business.

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

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