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Gun-Wielding Man Robs Holtsville Convenience Store, According to Officials

SCPD: A man, armed with a handgun, entered 7-Eleven and demanded cash.

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Suffolk County Police Major Case Unit detectives are investigating an armed robbery at a Holtsville convenience store on Sunday, April 21.
A man, armed with a handgun, entered 7-Eleven, located at 811 Waverly Ave., and demanded cash. The employee complied and the man fled on foot.
The suspect was described as white, approximately 6 feet tall and between 25 and 30 years old. He was wearing a tan hooded coat with black pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call Major Case Unit at 631-852-6555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.