Police: Woman robbed at gunpoint in Mount Hope

THE BRONX - Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a woman at gunpoint inside a Mount Hope apartment building.

Authorities say the suspect was caught on surveillance video as he followed two women into the building on Eastburn Avenue May 15. He then allegedly pulled out a gun and robbed one of them.

The man was also caught on a second surveillance tape at a store just an hour after the crime. He's seen wearing a dark jacket, jeans and a Detroit Lions baseball cap, while carrying a checkered umbrella.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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