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Four suspects sought in New York City BB gun assault

Four suspects captured on surveillance video in alleged assault with a BB gun at a New York City grocery store,  Sunday, May 25, 2014

CBS New York

NEW YORK - Police are searching for four suspects in a BB gun assault at a candy and grocery store in Manhattan, reports CBS New York.

Police said all of the suspects are between 18 and 21 years old. A masked male suspect entered the Harlem store around 9:15 p.m. Sunday and allegedly shot two employees with a BB gun. The other three suspects - two men and a woman - reportedly physically assaulted a third person in the store, according to the station.

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Police released this additional surveillance image of a suspect wanted in connection with an assault at a Harlem grocery store Manhattan
CBS New York via NYPD

The motive for the assault remains unclear.

Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding those responsible for the crime. CBS New York reports police believe the female suspect might be named Crystal.

Anyone with information is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS, or text TIP577 to 274637 (CRIMES).