Suspects sought in Valley Stream store robbery

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Two men, bandannas covering their faces, robbed a T-Mobile store at gunpoint Thursday evening in Valley Stream, Nassau County police said.

No one was injured.

The robbers tied the hands of a 25-year-old employee, then stole his wallet and cellphones, police said. The robbery occurred at 5:45 p.m. at the store on Rockaway Avenue.

Police said no other employees or customers were in the store when it was robbed.

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No arrests have been made.

Police said one of the robbers was about 5-foot-6 and 145 pounds and wore an Adidas sweatshirt, dark pants and a baseball cap. The other was taller, about 5-foot-10, and wore dark clothing, a hooded sweatshirt and a baseball hat.

The two fled the scene in a black Honda Accord, according to police. Police are asking anyone with information about the robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

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