Armed Robbery at Clinton and Grand Streets Early Sunday Morning

Clinton and Grand streets. File photo.

Clinton and Grand streets. File photo.

An armed robbery took place near Clinton and Grand streets this past weekend.   Officers at the 7th Precinct report that the incident did not happen inside a store but on the street.  The victim, a pedestrian walking on Clinton, was not hurt but personal property was stolen.  Police are looking for three suspects, one of whom brandished a gun.

Initial reports yesterday morning suggested the incident happened around 5 a.m.  and that the suspects had fled in a grey Nissan Altima.

The precinct asked us to remind residents to be especially cautious of their surroundings and to use GPS tracking apps available for smart phones. You can also sign up to receive crime prevention tips via email from the NYPD.  Visit the precinct for more details.