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Cops: 2 sought in Huntington Station Rite Aid robbery

Suffolk County police released a surveillance image of

Suffolk County police released a surveillance image of one of the two men sought in connection with the robbery of a Rite Aid store on West Jericho Turnpike in Huntington Station on May 30, 2017. Photo Credit: SCPD

Suffolk County police said they are looking for two men who robbed a store in Huntington Station and drove away in a car with a Missouri license plate.

The men tried to leave the Rite Aid store in the 200 block of West Jericho Turnpike near West Hills Road on May 30 without paying for $450 in merchandise they had put in a bag, police said.

An employee confronted the men at about 9:45 a.m. and an altercation ensued, police said. The men drove away in a white Nissan Sentra, police said.

Anyone with information on the robbery should call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477. A cash reward of up to $5,000 is available, and calls will be confidential, police said.

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