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Search underway for suspect in Franklin Square gas station robbery

Detectives say the man entered BP gas station on Hempstead Turnpike around 7 a.m. Monday and went behind the counter.

News 12 Staff

Mar 16, 2021, 5:31 PM

Updated 1,217 days ago

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Police are searching Tuesday for the man who robbed a Franklin Square gas station at knifepoint.
Detectives say the man entered BP gas station on Hempstead Turnpike around 7 a.m. Monday and went behind the counter. They say the man pulled a knife on the 63-year-old employee and demanded money.
Police say the man took off with cash, and no one was hurt
Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.


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