Police: 3 men steal cellphone during armed robbery in Mott Haven

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Police say a suspect opened fire after an armed robbery in Mott Haven Monday.

News 12 is told three men walked up to a 38-year-old, pulled out a gun, and demanded cash on Beekman Avenue.

The victim handed over his cellphone and $25.

Police say the victim then followed the suspects causing one of the suspects to open fire on the victim.

The victim was not hit.

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