VALLEY STREAM - Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted for a violent robbery at a Valley Stream CVS.

Police say back in August, the man took an assortment of merchandise and tried to walk out without paying.

When the store's security tried to stop him, police say things got physical and the thief forced his way out.

Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.