Suspect sought in Carvel attempted robbery

Police tell News 12 a man demanded money from a worker at the Port Jefferson Station Carvel on Route 112. The incident happened yesterday afternoon

Police tell News 12 a man demanded money from a worker at the Port Jefferson Station Carvel on Route 112.

Police tell News 12 a man demanded money from a worker at the Port Jefferson Station Carvel on Route 112. (9/16/15)

PORT JEFFERSON - Police are searching for the person who tried to rob a Suffolk Carvel.

Police tell News 12 a man demanded money from a worker at the Port Jefferson Station Carvel on Route 112.  The incident happened yesterday afternoon around 4:30 p.m.

According to police, the man allegedly told the employee he'd shoot her if she didn't hand over cash.  However, the employee called 911 and the suspect ran away.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS

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