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East Patchogue 7-Eleven robbed at gunpoint, Suffolk cops say

Police investigate a robbery of the 7-Eleven at

Police investigate a robbery of the 7-Eleven at Kane Avenue and Montauk Highway in East Patchogue on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017. A man walked into the store at around 4 a.m., displayed a handgun and stole cash and cigarettes,  Suffolk County police said.  Credit: Dennis Berger

Suffolk County police are looking for a man who robbed a 7-Eleven at gunpoint in East Patchogue early Saturday.

A man walked into the convenience store on Kane Avenue and Montauk Highway around 4 a.m., displayed a handgun and stole cash and cigarettes, a police spokeswoman said. The man fled on foot after the heist, the spokeswoman said.

Detectives from the Fifth Squad are investigating.

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call the Fifth Squad at 631-854-8552 or call anonymously to Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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