Police: Thief pulled gun out of fanny pack, robbed man in Inwood

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Police are looking for an armed robber who wore a distinct accessory when he held up a man in Inwood early Sunday morning.

The suspect pulled a gun out of his fanny pack before stealing the content's of the victim's pockets.

It happened near a convenience store on Doughty Boulevard around 5:30 a.m.

The victim was not injured, and the suspect fled the scene, police say.

The suspect is described as a black man who stands about 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs around 130 pounds, according to police. He was wearing blue jeans, a green shirt and a black fanny pack around his waist.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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