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Mineola Kitchen and Bath Store Robbed

Police report that Willis Avenue business was robbed Monday morning shortly after opening.

Detectives from the are investigating a robbery of a kitchen and bath store in Mineola that took place Monday.

According to police, the Convenient Kitchen and Bath located at 321 Willis Avenue was robbed at 11:35 a.m. this morning just after it opened.

A white male suspect entered the store, displayed a black handgun and demanded cash from the 65 year old male victim. The suspect is described as 5’10 to 6’0” tall, approximately 200 lbs, clean shaven, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark sunglasses.

The suspect removed an unknown amount of U.S. currency from the victim’s wallet along with his gold ring before taping the victim to a chair and fleeing on foot in an unknown direction, police report.

Additional proceeds removed from the premises included a computer monitor, a computer tower, a laptop and computer programs. The victim freed himself and called police. There were no injuries reported.

Detectives ask anyone with information about the above listed crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

Patrick December 20, 2011 at 01:49 PM
The description "approximately 200 lbs." means.."approximately 200 lbs.". It didn't say the suspect weighed 207.3 lbs and carried 22% body fat.
SLJ December 20, 2011 at 05:45 PM
Under the influence at that time of the day?

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