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Cops: Man robbed at gunpoint, robbers flee on bikes

Police are investigating an armed robbery early Wednesday of a pedestrian in Elmont.

The victim, 22, was walking at 2:05 a.m. on Gotham Avenue at Hempstead Turnpike when he was approached by two men who each displayed a black handgun and demanded money, Nassau County police said in a news release.

The victim handed over money, and the suspects "fled the scene on two bicycles southbound Gotham Avenue," police said.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information is urged to anonymously call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS.

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