Cops: Two masked females tried to rob Dollar Tree worker

Two masked females tried to rob a Dollar Tree employee as he was closing the Massapequa store Sunday night, Nassau police said.

They approached him from the parking lot at 5520 Sunrise Hwy. shortly after 8 p.m. and demanded money, police said.

The employee, 60, struggled with them briefly, police said, and the two assailants ran away without getting anything.


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No injuries were reported, police said. No other details were released.

Detectives ask anyone with information to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.

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