Employees, customer tied up in Farmingdale store robbery

Police say they are on the hunt for a gunman who tied up several employees and a customer inside a women's clothing store at the Airport Plaza Shopping Center in Farmingdale.



Investigators say the incident occurred Monday morning inside specialty store Avenue.



Authorities say the suspect ordered two employees and a customer into a back room area, tied them up and left the premises with cash and the customer's purse.



Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS


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