Video shows suspect pull knife on Bronx gas station attendant

Police have released surveillance video of a suspect robbing a gas station attendant at knifepoint in the Bronx. It happened Sunday inside the Petroleum Gas

Police have released surviallance video of a suspect robbing a gas station attendant at knifepoint in the Bronx.

Police have released surviallance video of a suspect robbing a gas station attendant at knifepoint in the Bronx. (8/23/16)

THE BRONX - Police have released surveillance video of a suspect robbing a gas station attendant at knifepoint in the Bronx.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. Sunday inside the Petroleum Gas station on Ogden Avenue.

Police say the suspect walked into the gas station and placed a knife to the back of the 48-year-old man before grabbing $200 from his hands. 

A friend of the victim, Ousmane Baba says this is the second time this year that his co-worker has been robbed while working at the Bronx gas station. 

Police described the suspect as being 18 to 20 years old, 5 feet 11 inches tall, and weighing 220 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored T-shirt, dark-colored shorts with a yellow design and white-colored sneakers.

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

  

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Video: President Trump's inauguaration speech 1 Video: President Trump's inauguration speech
Witnesses say someone tried to snatch a baby 2 Witness: Suspect attempts to abduct baby from stroller
Videos from inside the halls and classrooms of 3 Videos capture violent fights inside M.S. 232
Testimony continued Friday in the departmental trial of 4 NYPD officer who shot, killed BX teen testifies in department trial
Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th 5 Donald Trump sworn in as the 45th president of the United States

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE