The Major Case Bureau is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Monday, December 26, 2016 at 1:37 pm in Valley Stream.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, two male subjects entered the Verizon store located at 60 E. Merrick Road, displayed a handgun and demanded property. The subjects removed several cell phones and an undetermined amount of US currency from the store safe. They then fled the scene on foot southbound on S. Cottage Avenue onto E. Lincoln Avenue. Subject # 1 is described as a male black, 5’10” tall, thin build, wearing a mask, a black hooded sweatshirt and ripped blue jeans carrying a handgun. Subject # 2 is described as a male black, 5’9” tall, thin build, wearing a mask, a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and dark colored jeans.
There were 2 employees and 1 customer inside the store at the time of the robbery. There were no reported injuries.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.