Armed bandits order up some dough from a Maspeth sandwich shop, cops say

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Two money-hungry thieves remain at large for allegedly stealing a bundle of cash at gunpoint from a sandwich shop in Maspeth earlier this month.

According to police, the holdup occurred at 9:20 p.m. on April 17 inside the Subway shop located at 69-79 Grand Ave.

The male and female suspects, one of whom brandished a firearm, entered the shop and demanded cash from the store clerks, authorities said. The workers complied and provided the crooks with an undetermined amount of money. The duo fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.

Officers from the 104th Precinct responded to the scene. No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery of the suspects’ whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS, visit their website or send a text message to 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.


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