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Would-be robber chased out of store by bat wielding employee

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Surveillance video (WABC)

There is new video of a botched robbery inside a deli in Brooklyn, New York.

A would-be robber is seen pointing a gun at workers in a store on Stanley Avenue in East New York.

The man, wearing a long dreadlock wig, demanded money, but the workers refused to comply.

One worker even hit the suspect with a bat.

The suspect kept standing there as the workers stood their ground.

He was eventually chased out of the store empty-handed.

The suspect is described as 20 to 30 years old, 5'10", 160lbs, with a dreadlock wig; last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweater, dark colored sweatpants and black sneakers.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).

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