Police seek East Rockaway dry cleaner robbers

Nassau police are seeking two men who robbed a dry cleaning store in East Rockaway Monday afternoon.

According to Fourth Squad detectives, the men approached a 45-year-old male employee at Paul's Dry Cleaner at 5:28 p.m.

One of the suspects -- 6 feet tall, 180 pounds, wearing a black hooded bubble jacket, blue jeans, black sneakers and a white bandanna covering his face -- displayed a small black revolver and demanded cash from the victim, who complied. The second suspect -- 5 feet 9 inches tall, 190 pounds, wearing a black hooded bubble jacket, blue jeans, black sneakers and a white bandanna covering his face -- removed an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.

The suspects left, heading north on foot on Atlantic Avenue. There were three employees and no customers in the store at the time, and no injuries were reported, police said.

Detectives ask anyone with information to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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