Police: Armed man robs Scarsdale dry cleaner

Police are searching for an armed robber who held up a dry cleaners in Scarsdale Friday night.



The incident occurred just after 6:30 p.m. at Oxford Cleaners on Garth Road. No one was injured during the incident.



News 12 spoke with the couple that owns the dry cleaners. They say a man walked in posing as a customer, put a gun to the woman's head and demanded all the cash in the register. He then allegedly ran away.



Police say the suspect took roughly $300 in cash before fleeing.



The suspect is described as a Hispanic man in his 20s and about 5 feet 6 inches tall. Witnesses say he was wearing a red leather jacket at the time.


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