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"Dense Fog Advisory" ...Dense fog advisory in effect until 11 am EST this morning... The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a dense fog advisory, which is in effect until 11 am EST this morning. * Visibilities...one quarter mile or less. * Timing...until 11 a.M. * Impacts...hazardous driving conditions due to reduce visibility. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A dense fog advisory means visibilities will frequently be reduced to one quarter mile or less. If driving...slow down...use your low beam headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you in case a sudden stop is needed. 12 , "Special Statement" ...Areas of dense fog tonight... South winds continue to transport unusually mild and moist air north across the area as high pressure moves out to sea. Areas of fog will continue developing and become locally dense, restricting visibilities to 1/4 mile or less mainly from New York City north and east across southern Connecticut and Long Island. This fog is forecast to persist through Saturday morning. Motorists should be alert while driving into rapidly reduced visibilities. Remember to slow down, use your low beam headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you in case a sudden stop is needed. Gc 955 PM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 ...Areas of dense fog tonight... South winds continue to transport unusually mild and moist air north across the area as high pressure moves out to sea. Areas of fog will continue developing and become locally dense, restricting visibilities to 1/4 mile or less mainly from New York City north and east across southern Connecticut and Long Island. This fog is forecast to persist through Saturday morning. Motorists should be alert while driving into rapidly reduced visibilities. Remember to slow down, use your low beam headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you in case a sudden stop is needed. Gc -- Saturday Feb.25 17,01:48 AM

Nassau County Crime Alert: Two Suspects Wanted for Robbing Hempstead Jewelry Store

Robbery Squad detectives are investigating an attempted robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Tuesday, June 03, 2014 at 3:50 P.M.

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Hempstead, NY - June 4th, 2014 - Robbery Squad detectives are investigating an attempted robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Tuesday, June 03, 2014 at 3:50 P.M.

According to detectives, two subjects armed with a hand gun, entered Gold Town Jewelers located at 73 Main St., approached employees and demanded jewelry and cash.  The victims refused to comply and the subjects fled the store on foot southbound on Main St., without proceeds.  There were three employees and no customers present in the store at the time of the robbery.

No injuries were reported.

The subjects are described as male blacks in their 20’s.  Subject #1 is thin in build, wearing a black baseball cap, black tee shirt, jeans and armed with a gray handgun.  Subject #2 is 5’5” tall, wearing a gray and red shirt.  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.