Video shows suspect accused of stealing baby formula and threatening employee with gun

Police have released video that shows a man accused of robbing a grocery store in the Bronx and threatening the manager with a gun.

Police have released video that shows a man accused of robbing a grocery store in the Bronx and threatening the manager with a gun. (1/19/16)

THE BRONX - Police have released a video that shows a man accused of robbing a grocery store in the Bronx and threatening the store employee with a gun. 

It happened on Jan. 7 at the Little Italy Grocery store on 684 189th Street around 10 a.m.

Police say the suspect walked into the store and asked an employee where the baby formula was. 

They say the man stuffed two cans of formula into his jacket and walked out of the store.

When the store employee ran outside to confront the man, police say the suspect threatened him with a gun.

Police ask anyone with information to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

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