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WH 7-11 Robbed

On Dec. 22 at 11:09 p.m., a male subject entered 7-11, located at 310 Hempstead Avenue in West Hempstead, with a black ski mask over his head and face, approached the 46-year-old female clerk as she worked the soda machine, according to police. The subject produced a handgun and directed the victim over to the cash register, demanding that she place its undisclosed proceeds into a gray gym bag, police said.

According to police, the subject demanded access to the store’s safe but the victim advised him that only the manager could open it.

Police said the subject then fled the store and was last observed making a left onto Lindberg Street on foot.

There were no reported injuries.

The subject is described as black male, approximately 6’2”, dark skin, thin build, clean-shaven, crooked teeth, wearing dark blue jeans and a gray hoodie.

Anyone with additional information about this robbery is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.