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Police: Gunman Robs 7-Eleven

Armed robber threatened cashier with a gun, police said.

A 7-Eleven convenience store in Commack was robbed by an armed man, police said.

According to Suffolk County police, a man entered the located at 6230 Jericho Turnpike at 4:51 a.m. on Monday.

Once inside the store, he displayed a revolver handgun and demanded cash from the cashier, police said. The cashier complied, handed the assailant an unspecified amount of cash, and the thief fled.

No injuries were reported. No arrest has been made in connection to the incident.

This marks the third robbery in the area this year. The just a few doors down from the 7-Eleven was robbed on and . Two different men were charged with those robberies.

Rich August 12, 2011 at 12:26 PM
You guys use any old picture of a 7-Eleven? I'm not even sure that's in Commack. Is there any description of this suspect?
Laurie S. August 12, 2011 at 01:45 PM
OH yes ,its the one on Jericho turnpike. Across from Mayfair shopping center.
Rich August 12, 2011 at 01:47 PM
But the one that was robbed is the new one in Commack, by Pet Den?
Kaitlyn Piccoli (Editor) August 12, 2011 at 03:44 PM
Sorry for the confusion everyone. Rich is correct, the store in the Pet Den shopping center was the one robbed. I went out a snapped a few photos of it this morning, so the photos up there now are of the actual store. Police did not provide a description of the suspect, but I will keep reaching out to them to try to get it. Kaitlyn

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