Bethpage, NY - March 2nd, 2016 - The Second Squad is investigating an Attempted Robbery that occurred on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 1:12 A.M. in Bethpage.
According to detectives, a male subject entered the Exxon gas station located at 100 Hicksville Road and placed a demand note on the counter.
As the male victim, 36, returned from rear of store the subject told him to read the note then lifted his shirt showing what appeared to be a handgun in his waistband. When the victim opened the registered and showed the subject there was no money the subject fled southbound without any proceeds.
The subject is described as 5’10” wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black ski mask or scarf and black gloves.
No injuries were reported.
Detectives request anyone with information to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.