Police eye link in armed robberies of 2 Nassau gas stations

Around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, police say a man with a silver handgun held up the Ultra gas station on Hempstead Turnpike and Gardiners Avenue in

Around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, police say a man with a silver handgun held up the Ultra gas station on Hempstead Turnpike and Gardiners Avenue in Levittown. No one was hurt during the incident.

Around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, police say a man with a silver handgun held up the Ultra gas station on Hempstead Turnpike and Gardiners Avenue in Levittown. No one was hurt during the incident. (9/8/16)

LEVITTOWN - Police believe the same gunman may be behind two gas station robberies in Nassau.

Around 10:45 p.m. Wednesday, police say a man with a silver handgun held up the Ultra gas station on Hempstead Turnpike and Gardiners Avenue in Levittown. No one was hurt during the incident.

Police say around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, a man with a gun held up the nearby OK Petroleum station on Wantagh Avenue in Wantagh.

Authorities say the male suspect is a 6 feet 2 inches tall. In both robberies, the suspect was wearing dark clothing, a bandana over his face and white gloves.

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

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