The First Squad reports the details of an attempted Robbery that occurred on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 5:20 p.m. in Uniondale.
According to detectives, a male victim was walking southbound on Nostrand Avenue when he was approached from behind by a male black subject. The subject displayed a black handgun in his waistband and demanded the victim to empty his pockets. The subject turned to look behind him at which time the victim ran away. The subject fled in an unknown direction without any proceeds. He is further described as approximately 5’10” tall, wearing a black mask, a black hooded sweatshirt with white letters spelling “ECKO” on the front, blue jeans, and white and brown sneakers. There were no proceeds or injuries reported.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.