Police seek two in Uniondale robberies

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Two men armed with a handgun and driving a red Hyundai are suspects in two Monday robberies in Uniondale, Nassau County police said.

The suspects took two cell phones, a pair of sneakers and a bag of food that was purchased at a nearby delicatessen in the robberies that occurred in a span of about 35 minutes, police said.

The two suspects first stopped a 16-year-old boy walking on Armond Street at about 7:55 p.m., taking a phone and the sneakers. The suspects drove away west on Lafayette Street, police said.

Then, at about 8:30 p.m., the two pulled their car alongside a man, 39, who was walking on Clark Place. The two left the car and took another phone and the bag of food, police said, before driving off east on Windsor Road.

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No injuries were reported.

Police said the car was a 4-door Hyundai and that the handgun was black.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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