A man walking on the street in Mineola was pistol-whipped and robbed of his telephone and cash, Nassau County police said.

The victim, 25, was walking on the 400 block of Old Country Road at 11:55 p.m. Tuesday when he was approached by two men, one of whom had a handgun, police said.

The gunman hit the victim in the head and mouth with the handgun, causing a laceration of the lip, police said.

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The two suspects fled in an unknown direction, police said.

Detectives asked anyone with information on the robbery to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All callers will remain anonymous, police said.