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Cops are searching for this man wanted for holding up a Sunnyside jewelry store at gunpoint.

An armed robber made off with $15,000 in valuables from a jewelry store in Sunnyside on Friday afternoon, police reported.

According to police, the gunman entered the A.D.L. Jewelers, located at 39-38 Queens Blvd., at 3:40 p.m. where he displayed a firearm and demanded gold, diamonds and watches from the 39-year-old male jeweler.

The employee complied with the request and provided jewelry to the crook, who fled on foot eastbound down Queens Boulevard, officers from the 108th Precinct said.

Surveillance video from A.D.L. Jewelers shows the suspect inside the store.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All calls and messages are kept confidential.

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