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Police: Man robbed at gunpoint caught on camera

Police say a Soundview armed robbery was caught on camera in broad daylight.

News 12 Staff

Jul 23, 2021, 10:47 AM

Updated 1,064 days ago

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Police say a Soundview armed robbery was caught on camera in broad daylight.
In the video, the 24-year-old victim could be seen handing over his gold chains at gunpoint.
Police say this happened at around 4 p.m. on July 9 as the victim was leaving a barbershop on East 174th Street. He was about to enter his car when he was approached by the gunman. News 12 was told the suspect got away with "two chains" valued at about $20,000.
The suspect was last seen fleeing the scene in a reportedly stolen 2016 Honda Odyssey which was found abandoned on Bruckner Boulevard.


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