Nassau County police said they are looking for a man who stole cash from a gold trade-in store Saturday afternoon in East Meadow.

Police said the man entered the “We Buy Gold” store about 4 p.m. at 2240 Hempstead Tpke. and offered to sell a store clerk a Saks Fifth Avenue $250 gift card for $125.

The man grabbed cash from the clerk and punched him in the face several times before running from the store with both the card and the cash, police said.

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The suspect was described as 5 feet, 6 inches tall and about 125 pounds with black hair and a black goatee. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt and jeans, police said.

Police are asking anyone with information to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.