Police are looking for a man and woman in connection to an attempted robbery at a Jackson Heights deli.
The two suspects entered Flor’s Deli, located at 94-01 Roosevelt Avenue at approximately 1:14 a.m., the female suspect distracted the store clerk while the male suspect went behind the counter, according the NYPD. The male suspect then displayed a knife while demanding for money.
The victim fought back and the suspects fled the deli empty handed.
Police have released photos of the two suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto Crime Stoppers website or can text their tips to CRIMES (274637), then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.
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