First Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 7:27 pm in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, a male black subject entered Express C-Store, 749 West Merrick Road purchased a can of soda. While the subject was at the register he pulled out a handgun and pointed it at the male clerk, 53, demanding that he hand over the cash from the register. The subject then reached into the register obtaining an undetermined amount of money and left the store eastbound on West Merrick Road.
The subject is described as 6 feet tall with a thin build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants, white mask and black sneakers. No injuries were reported.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Concannon/1st Squad 11/29/20/2300/8834