A woman walking from her vehicle to her Uniondale home was robbed by a masked man with a knife during Wednesday’s predawn hours, Nassau police said.

The victim, 61, was grabbed and thrown to the ground about 4:35 a.m. on Braxton Street by a stocky male whose mouth was covered by a black mask and who wore a black hooded sweatshirt and beige pants, police said.

The robber demanded money and the woman gave him her handbag, which contained her cell phone and personal property, police said.

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The suspect took off westbound on Braxton Street, then south on Maple Avenue, police said. He appeared to be 5 feet 10 inches tall, police said.

Detectives said no injuries were reported and asked anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.