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Suspect Wanted for Robbing Baldwin Gas Station

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The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred at 11:05pm on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 in Baldwin.

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Baldwin, NY - August 12th, 2015 - The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred at 11:05pm on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 in Baldwin.
 
According to Detectives, an unknown male suspect armed with a black handgun wrapped in a t-shirt entered the Mobil Gas Station Mini Mart located at 1214 Grand Avenue and demanded money from the male employee. 
 
The male victim, 22, complied and handed the suspect an undetermined amount of US currency.  The suspect fled the scene on foot westbound on Stratford Avenue. No injuries were reported.  The suspect is described as a male black, in his 20’s, wearing an orange/red t-shirt and dark colored jeans.
 
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.