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Suspect Wanted for Robbing Fulton Avenue Pharmacy

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Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Tuesday, 12/30/14 at 8:20 P.M.

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Hempstead, NY - December 31st, 2014 - Robbery Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Hempstead on Tuesday, 12/30/14 at 8:20 P.M.

According to detectives, a male subject armed with a knife, entered the Fulton Ave. Pharmacy located at 362 Fulton Ave., confronted the male employee, who was closing the store, and demanded cash.  The victim complied and the subject fled with an undisclosed amount of money on foot eastbound on Fulton Ave. towards Clinton Ave.

The subject is described as a male Hispanic, 5’11” tall, medium build, wearing a dark hooded sweat jacket and a dark ski mask.  No further description is available.

Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.