Masked man with assault rifle steals $900 from Staten Island convenience store: NYPD

Police are looking for help identifying a masked man who robbed a Staten Island convenience store with a high-powered rifle.

The man, dressed in a black vest, black pants and a black T-shirt, burst into the veterans convenience store on Veterans Road West around 11:30 p.m. Saturday pointing to what looked like a rifle. storming towards the cashier and demanding money, according to cops.

Police are looking for help identifying a masked man who robbed a Staten Island convenience store with a high-powered rifle.

The suspect, a white male in his late 30s or 40s, was wearing a blue face mask, safety glasses and work gloves, according to video of the stickup released by the NYPD.

The store employee forked over $900, which the suspect recovered before fleeing the store, according to the footage.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at (800) 577-8477.

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