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2 suspects sought in Great Neck Verizon store armed robbery, Nassau police say

Two males, one armed with a handgun, robbed a Great Neck Verizon store Wednesday night, Nassau police said.

In the 6:30 p.m. holdup at 164 Northern Blvd., the pair ordered a male employee and a female customer to the back of the store and told them to lie on the floor, police said.

The suspects filled their bags with tablets and smartphones, then ran east on Northern Boulevard, police said.

No injuries were reported, police said.

One suspect wore a gray hooded sweatshirt, a black mask, jeans and tan boots, while the other had on a hooded sweatshirt, bluejeans and white sneakers, police said.

Detectives ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story had an incorrect street address for the Verizon store because of incorrect information provided by police.

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