Police were searching Thursday for a suspect in a larceny at a Patchogue store whose getaway car was involved in a hit-and-run that left the other driver injured.

The suspect, a man, stole merchandise from Work ‘N Gear in Gateway Plaza on Sunrise Highway about 11 a.m., Suffolk County police said.

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“The man fled the parking lot in a vehicle [that] struck another vehicle while he was fleeing, causing property damage and minor injury to the driver,” police said in a statement.

Police are investigating.