Armed man attempts to rob Chinese restaurant
Robbery squad detectives in the Bronx are searching for an armed man who tried to rob a local restaurant.
Police have released a surveillance image of the suspect, who they say went into the No. 1 Chinese Restaurant at 1735 University Ave. back on Feb. 15.
According to investigators, the man pulled out a gun and demanded money from the clerk. The employee ran to the back and the suspect took off empty handed. No injuries were reported.
He's described as a black man who was wearing a dark coat, colored jeans and a half face mask.
Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.