He smashed the glass, breaking into the store and grabbing scratch-off lottery tickets and cartons of cigarettes before fleeing into a waiting vehicle, Nassau County police said.

Now, police are asking the public’s help in locating the suspect and the driver, who they said burglarized the Express C Store on West Merrick Road in Valley Stream early Thursday morning.

Police said the break-in occurred at about 1:25 a.m.

The suspect who smashed the front-door glass to the store, then burglarized it, is believed to be male, and police said the driver of the getaway car is believed to be female.

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Police did not release a description of the getaway car.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All calls will remain confidential.