Second Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Wantagh on Tuesday, 09/06/16 at 11:50 P.M.
According to detectives, a male subject, armed with a handgun, approached the clerk at OK Petroleum gas station located at 767 Wantagh Ave. and demanded money. The victim complied and the subject fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash on Hunt Rd. There were no customers present in the store at the time of the robbery.
No injuries were reported.
The subject was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans, black and white sneakers, a scarf covering his face and white gloves. His race is unknown. No further description is available.
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.