Police: Dix Hills gas station robbed at gunpoint

Suffolk County police have released photos of two

Suffolk County police have released photos of two men sought in connection with a robbery at a Sunoco gas station in Dix Hills on New Year's Eve. (Dec. 31, 2012) (Credit: SCPD)

Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives are looking for two men who robbed a Dix Hills gas station at gunpoint on New Year's Eve, Suffolk County police said Monday.

Police on Monday released photographs of the two men taken from video surveillance at the Sunoco station at 765 Deer Park Ave.

At about 8:42 p.m., each of the two suspects showed a handgun and took an unspecified amount of cash and cigarettes, police said.

They ran off on New Jersey Street; one of the men was wearing a brown jacket, possibly an Ed Hardy brand, with yellow stitching on the back, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477, text "SCPD" with your message to 274637 (CRIMES) or visit tipsubmit.com. All information will be kept confidential.

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