Token booth clerk robbed by gunman inside Queens subway station - New York News

Token booth clerk robbed by gunman inside Queens subway station

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a subway token booth clerk in Queens Saturday morning. 

Authorities say one suspect approached the female booth clerk at the 111th Street and Roosevelt station the No. 7 line around 11:30 a.m. The suspect asked the clerk if he could use the microwave inside the utility room. 

According to police, when the clerk and the suspect entered the room, the suspect pulled out a gun and tied her hands. The suspect then removed her keys and unlocked the token booth. 

A second suspect acted as a lookout as the first suspect took a bunch of cash. 

The clerk was not injured but the suspects fled the station.     

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