Robber pulls knife on Kips Bay 7-Eleven worker, cops say

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7-Eleven robbery suspect (Photo courtesy of NYPD)

Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed a 7-Eleven store in Kips Bay after pulling a knife on an employee.

Cops say the holdup happened on Wednesday, October 14 at 478 Third Avenue (between East 32nd and 33rd Streets) at 10 p.m.

The suspect walked in, pulled out a knife and demanded money, police said. He then fled after an employee handed him $50. The suspect is described as being white, in his 30s, 5’10” tall, 185 lbs., and has a beard.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers’ website at or by texting their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577.

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7-Eleven robbery suspect (Surveillance photo via NYPD)

7-Eleven robbery suspect (Surveillance photos via NYPD)

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