Knife-wielding man robs UWS Equinox Gym employee

Kimberly Dole
February 21, 2020 - 1:02 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police released video on Thursday of a man they say robbed an Upper West side gym employee with a knife earlier this month.

Officials say the suspect was inside an Equinox Gym located at 2465 Broadway on Feb. 2, at approximately 2:50 a.m.,during the gym's off hours.

While inside, the suspect displayed a knife and demanded property from the 50-year-old victim who was working inside the men's locker room.

The victim complied and the suspect male fled in an unknown direction with a set of keys and cigarettes.

No injuries ere reported as a result of this incident. 

Authorities ask anyone with information to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477.

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