Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the person who robbed two businesses this month.
A person entered Valero Gas Station, located at 1164 Montauk Highway, East Patchogue, on February 4 at approximately 9 p.m., displayed a handgun and demanded cash. The clerk did not comply and the suspect fled without proceeds. A short time later, detectives believe the same suspect entered OK Petroleum, located at 2549 Montauk Highway, Brookhaven, displayed a handgun and demanded cash. The clerk complied and the suspect fled.