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LI Cops Seek Suspect In Early Morning Walmart Hold-Up

Police: Suspect Entered Store After Closing And Pulled Gun On Manager
Walmart (file / credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

Walmart (file / credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

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NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — Police on Long Island are investigating a robbery that took place at a Massapequa Walmart, early Saturday morning.

At 1:25 a.m. an unknown black male was let into the store, after closing, by a manager who assumed that the man was a store employee, according to authorities.

Once inside, the man brandished a black handgun and ordered the manager to empty the contents of the store’s safe into a black duffel bag before fleeing the scene.

The suspect was described as 5’8″ with a medium build, eyeglasses, khaki pants, a blue shirt, blue Yankee cap, and orange and white gloves.

Nobody was injured during the robbery, anybody with information is asked to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

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