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Crook robs Ozone Park gas station at knifepoint: NYPD

Sep. 6, 2023 By Anthony Medina

Police from the 102nd Precinct are searching for the crook who robbed a Ozone Park gas station at knifepoint and stole $2,000 last month

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. 

Photo courtesy of NYPD

Photo courtesy of NYPD

Photo courtesy of NYPD

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.  

All calls are strictly confidential.   

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