Video released in Hunts Point robbery

Police hope the video will help them track down the suspect in the crime that took place on August 22.

Police hope the video will help them track down the suspect in the crime that took place on August 22. (8/31/15)

HUNTS POINT - Police have released video of a fast food robbery in hopes that it will help them track down the suspect.

The incident happened just before 9:30 p.m. on August 22 at 1047 East 163 St., across the street from the Hunts Point subway station.

According to police, the suspect walked into the restaurant, acting like he was a customer.  He soon made his way around the counter and appeared to take money from the register.

Police say a clerk then came after him with some type of stick.  The suspect then hopped over the counter and took off.

The suspect is about 6 feet tall, and weighs around 200 pounds.  He was last seen wearing a blue T-shirt.

Cops say the worker was hurt.  He was transported to a hospital where he was treated for two cuts on his forehead.

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