First Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Uniondale on Wednesday, 11/16/16 at 3:35 A.M.
According to detectives, a male subject, armed with a short rifle or shotgun, entered the 7-11 convenience store located at 566 Jerusalem Ave., approached the clerk and demanded money. The victim opened the register and the subject reached in and removed cash. The subject fled the scene on foot eastbound on Jerusalem Ave. and then southbound onto Amsterdam Ave. There were no customers present in the store at the time of the robbery.No injuries were reported.
The subject is described as a male black, 6’2” tall, approximately 225 lbs., wearing a cloth mask, tan khaki baggy pants, black coat with hood, and dark shoes. Gloves were not worn. No further description is available.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.