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Trio robs Astoria delivery man of cash, food: NYPD [With Video]

A surveillance camera captured suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of a Chinese delivery man. Image courtesy NYPD
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ASTORIA — Police were hoping for tips about the robbery of a Chinese food delivery man last month.

Three men flashed a gun and stole the courier’s cash, his electric bike and the meal he was delivering July 28 at about 7:15 p.m. near the corner of 27th Avenue and 12th Street, according to the NYPD.

The trio was captured on an elevator surveillance camera, police said.

A man wearing a white shirt and black du-rag allegedly displayed the gun while two other men wearing black T-shirts took the money, bike and Chinese food, cops said.

Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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frank from whitestone says:
Stop and frisk would of been great in this case.Time for nyc to let nypd do there job.
Aug. 19, 2013, 11:35 pm

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