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Gunman sought in Hicksville BP gas station robbery, police say

An undated Google view of the BP station

An undated Google view of the BP station on Jerusalem Avenue in Hicksville. Credit: Google

Nassau County police are looking for a gunman who robbed a BP gas station in Hicksville late Sunday.

Police said the gunman, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, entered the station at 325 Jerusalem Ave. shortly after 9 p.m. and demanded money from the clerk.

After obtaining an unspecified amount of cash, the gunman ran off eastbound on 11th Street, police said.

The gunman is described as about 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds.

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


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