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Surveillance video released of Harlem armed robber
NEW YORK (WABC) -- The NYPD has released surveillance video that captured an armed robber forcing his victim through the streets of East Harlem.
Police say the suspect robbed a woman Tuesday night, threatening her with a gun then forcing her to take money out of an ATM at a nearby store.
The incident started around 7:45 p.m., when the suspect put the 31-year-old victim in a choke hold in the lobby of her apartment building.
The suspect is described as a black male between 25 and 35 years old, about 5-foot-7 and weighing 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a yellow hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with information in regards to this robbery is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.
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