The in Cedarhurst was robbed at gunpoint Monday morning, police said.
According to Nassau County detectives, around 5:15 a.m., a black male suspect entered Rite Time at 210 Rockaway Turnpike and ordered a 53-year-old male employee to lie on the floor. The suspect displayed a silver handgun while he demanded the employee to hand over an unknown amount of cash from the register.
The suspect exited the store and entered the passenger side of a cream colored Ford Explorer that fled northbound on Rockaway Turnpike, police said.
The suspect is described as approximately 6 feet tall, medium build, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with white lettering and a green bandana covering his face.
No injuries were reported.
Detectives ask anyone with information to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.