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Chief investigative reporter Jonathan Dienst on crime, corruption and terrorism.

Armed East Harlem Pharmacy Robber Sought

Police are searching for an armed robber who targeted an East Harlem pharmacy Wednesday evening.

Police said the man entered the Rite Hope Pharmacy at 1793 Madison Ave. at about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5. He showed a gun and demanded cash from a store worker.

The robber got away with an unknown amount of money. No one was hurt in the incident.

Anyone who recognizes the man in the video is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS.

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