Cops: Driver uninjured in armed holdup

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A driver was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday after stopping in Roosevelt, Nassau County police said.

The 44-year-old victim had stopped at East Fulton Avenue and Hale Place at 2:15 a.m. when a man approached him with a handgun, police said.

The armed man demanded money and a cellphone, which the victim gave him, police said. The suspect then ran east on East Fulton Avenue, police said. The victim was not injured.

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The suspect was described as in his 20s, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 180 pounds and wearing a black ski mask.

Police ask anyone with information about this case to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.

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