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Nassau police seek man who robbed clothing store manager at gunpoint, police say

Nassau police are looking for a man who robbed a clothing store manager at gunpoint as she was about to make bank deposits on Monday morning.

Police said the 46-year-old female manager of the Dress Barn in Carle Place was sitting in her parked car at 9:16 a.m. preparing to make bank deposits when an unknown man approached her, flashed a black handgun and demanded she hand over the money.

The woman handed over a red bag that contained the bank deposits, police said. The suspect fled on foot and was seen running south on Glen Cove Road, and possibly got into a light-colored Nissan Pathfinder, police said.

No one was hurt in the robbery, police said.

The suspect was described as being about 5 feet, 10 inches to 6 feet tall with an average build. He was wearing a black shirt with a white stripe, a black mask and dark clothes, police said.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous. -


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