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Man Wanted for Robbing Duo with Handgun in West Hempstead

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The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 2:10 A.M. in West Hempstead.

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West Hempstead, NY - November 17th, 2014 - The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 2:10 A.M. in West Hempstead.

According to detectives, two males victims’ ages 28 and 39 were sitting in a vehicle on Baldwin Drive when a male subject entered the vehicles drivers side rear door displayed a black handgun and demanded money.  A brief struggle ensued and the subject fled, without any proceeds, westbound on Baldwin Drive towards Dogwood Avenue.  The subject was then observed entering a dark colored vehicle and drives southbound on Dogwood Avenue.  There were no reported injuries.

Subject is described as male, black, early twenties, 5’7” tall; thin build wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.