Cops seek help finding suspect in gas station robbery

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County police

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County police are seeking the public's help to identify and locate a suspect in connection with an armed robbery at a gas station at 443 Middle Country Rd. in Coram. (Aug. 25, 2012) (Credit: SCPD)

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Sixth Squad detectives are looking for a man who used a gun to rob a Coram gas station in August.

Police on Monday released photographs of the suspect taken from video surveillance cameras at the Gascon station and food market at 443 Middle Country Rd.

At about 6 p.m. on Aug. 25, the suspect, wearing a gray, hooded adidas sweatshirt, showed a black handgun and demanded cash from the store's register, police said.

The clerk gave the gunman the cash and the gunman also took the clerk's cellphone before fleeing on foot, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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