Two men wanted for armed robbery in W.H.


Nassau County police are investigating a robbery that occurred on April 30 in West Hempstead.

At 11:10 p.m., according to police, two male suspects, one armed with a black handgun, walked into a 7-11 convenience store located at 520 Hempstead Avenue through an open side door. The suspects then ordered two clerks in the store to hit the ground and stole cash from the register before leaving through same door in an unknown direction. Police said no injuries were reported.

The suspects are described as black men standing at about 5 feet and 8 inches or 6 feet who wore black hoodies and masks that covered their faces.

Officials are asking anyone with information about this robbery to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.