Nassau County Detectives Investigating Robbery at BP Gas Station on Grand Avenue in South Hempstead
Published on January 26, 2014 · Filed Under Crime
by Laura Cino
(Hempstead, NY) Nassau County detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on January 25, 2014 at 9:55 pm in South Hempstead.
According to First Squad detectives, two male black subjects, one armed with a handgun, entered the BP Gas Station, 470 Grand Avenue, pointed a gun at the 29 year old male clerk, went behind the counter and demanded he open the register. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money and two cartons of Newport cigarettes, the subjects exited the store in an unknown direction.
A dated view of the BP Gas Station, 470 Grand Avenue in South Hempstead where according to detectives, two male black subjects, one armed with a handgun, entered , pointed a gun at the 29 year old male clerk, went behind the counter and demanded he open the register. Image credit: Google Street Views
The uninjured victim described the subjects as both being 5’6” tall and 150 pounds. One subject was wearing a blue hoodie, black pants, and a black mask covering his face. He had red sneakers, and was wearing red gloves. He was armed with a black handgun. The other subject was wearing a black hoodie, a green do-rag, with a black mask covering his face. He had a white T-shirt on top of is head, black pants and was wearing black gloves.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.