VALLEY STREAM - Police say a man was attacked by a gang of robbers at a Valley Stream movie theater last night.

The victim was in the parking lot of Sunrise Cinemas shortly before 7 p.m. when police say eight men attacked him.

Several of the assailants were armed with guns, and most wore bandanas over their faces, police say. The victim was hit in the face and robbed of $170.

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