Police are searching for a man who was hoping to get lucky—and who slashed a Rite Aid security guard during a big condom robbery in the Bronx.
According to the NYPD, at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, August, 4, the male suspect entered the Rite Aid at 3012 Third Avenue, "placed 19 boxes of condoms in a bag and attempted to leave the store. When the store security guard, a 35-year-old male, stopped the suspect, the suspect pulled out a box cutter and cut the guard on the arm."
The suspect fled and the guard was taken to Lincoln Hospital where he was treated and released. There's also surveillance video of the suspect:
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS. The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or texting their tips to 274637(CRIMES) then enter TIP577.