The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 2:17 pm in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, a male subject approached a 51 year old male employee in the Evans Corner Candy Store located at 962 Rockaway Avenue and demanded cash while displaying a large Butcher Knife. After a brief struggle the subject removed the cash register drawer that contained an undetermined amount of US currency and fled out the door. The subject was last seen getting into a white Hyundai with yellow New York plates (unknown registration) and fled west on Liggett Road. The subject is described as being black skinned. 5’6” tall, 160-170 Lbs., black hooded sweat shirt, dark glasses, tan scarf over face, black gloves. The victim sustained minor lacerations to his left hand. He refused medical attention at scene.
Detectives request that anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.