NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 19-year-old Burger King worker was shot and killed throughout a suspected theft Sunday in East Harlem.
Police are looking for the gunman.
Police have launched this video of an armed man who shot a #BurgerKing cashier final evening throughout a theft in East Harlem. The sufferer, 19 yr previous Kristal Bayron Nieves, has since died of her accidents @NYPDnews @CBSNewYork #nyc #eastharlem #nycgunviolence pic.twitter.com/EZkWJ19L3i
— Kiran Dhillon (@KiranDhillonTV) January 9, 2022
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It occurred simply earlier than 1 a.m. on the Burger King on East 116th Street close to Lexington Avenue.
According to investigators, cashier Kristal Bayron-Nieves died throughout what gave the impression to be a theft. It was not instantly clear how a lot cash was stolen.
The restaurant supervisor and a buyer had been additionally attacked, police stated. They are anticipated to be OK.
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Anyone with any info is requested to name the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You also can submit a tip via their website or by way of DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are saved confidential.