Cops: 3 rob East Meadow 7-Eleven at gunpoint

Three men robbed an East Meadow 7-Eleven store

Three men robbed an East Meadow 7-Eleven store at gunpoint, taking cash and a cellphone, Nassau County police said. (Sept. 2011) Photo Credit: Google Maps

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Three men robbed an East Meadow 7-Eleven store at gunpoint early Tuesday, taking cash and a cellphone, Nassau County police said.

Two men, dressed in black and one armed with handgun, entered the convenience store at 331 Merrick Ave. at about 1:40 a.m., police said.

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With another man acting as a lookout outside, the two inside took cash from the register and then a wallet and a cellphone from a male employee, police said.

All three suspects then ran east on Front Street. No injuries were reported.

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

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