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Police: Masked gunman robs Franklin Square store

A masked gunman robbed a Franklin Square CVS store of an unspecified amount of cash early Thursday, Nassau County police said.

A man in a gray hat, blue shirt, black jeans and wearing a mask entered the CVS at 640 Franklin Ave. at about 2:10 a.m., police said. He displayed a black handgun and demanded cash from the register.

Police said the clerk, a 56-year-old man, gave the suspect an unspecified amount of cash, and the robber fled west through the store's parking lot.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.

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