Sep. 6, 2023 By Anthony Medina
Police say the crook displayed a knife after entering the Gulf Express gas station, located at 88-14 101 Ave., at approximately 12:40 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 28. He then stole $2,000 from the cash register and fled the scene on foot.
There were no injuries reported as a result of the incident.
Police on Sept. 5 released an image of the crook, who was last seen wearing a white tank top, black shorts, Champion sandals and what appears to be a T-shirt wrapped around his face.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at crimestoppers.nypdonline.org/, on Twitter @NYPDTips.
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