The Third Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 2:39 a.m. in Westbury.
According to detectives, a 31 year old male victim was walking on Union Avenue to the Citgo Gas Station, located at 495 Union Avenue. While walking he observed two males standing in front of 200 School Street. Upon his arrival at the station he discovered it was closed at which he was approached by one of the males, who was white, mid 20’s to early 30’s, wearing a blue, long-sleeved shirt, and dark pants. After a brief conversation the subject walked behind a van parked in the parking lot and re-appeared wearing a mask and brandishing a dark colored handgun. He demanded the victim’s money and fled on foot northbound on School Street with an unknown amount of cash. There were no 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.