Suspect wanted in armed robbery of Setauket Subway restaurant

Posted: Updated:
SETAUKET -

Police are searching for the suspect in an armed robbery of a Subway in Setauket.

According to police, a man entered the Subway restaurant around 7:15 p.m. Monday on Woods Corner Road.

Police say the man, who was armed with a gun, demanded cash from an employee and took off.

No one was injured and there are no arrests.

A source at the scene says the robbery suspect matches the description of the suspect from a robbery on Thursday.

A source at the scene says the robbery suspect matches the description of the suspect from a robbery on Thursday, when a man with a gun held up Aura Vape Smoke Shop. The vape shop is located seven miles away on Middle Country Road in Selden.

So far police are not linking the robberies.

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

 

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."