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VIDEO: Masked Man Robs Yaphank Gas Station at Gunpoint, According to Authorities

SCPD: A man entered Shell gas station, displayed a handgun, and demanded cash and Newport cigarettes.

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Man who robbed a Yaphank gas station.

Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Sixth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who robbed a Yaphank gas station. 
A man entered a Shell gas station, located at 482 Sills Road, displayed a black and silver handgun and demanded cash and Newport cigarettes from an employee at the counter. The suspect is described as a thin black male, wearing a red and black mask, black pants, and a black hooded sweatshirt with the hood pulled up. This case may be related to other ongoing investigations.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637) or by email at All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.