ISLANDIA - Officials say a suspect has been nabbed after an attempted robbery at a Subway sandwich shop in Islandia.

Police say Patrick Piccola is accused of entering the Subway restaurant at the Islandia Shopping Center yesterday and demanding cash.

According to police, Piccola pointed what appeared to be a gun at a worker.

The 23-year-old is facing attempted robbery charges.

Police say Piccola also had a hypodermic needle on him.