Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Photo via Google Maps/Inset courtesy of NYPD
Photo via Google Maps/Inset courtesy of NYPD
A driver held up a Mobil gas station in Woodside on Dec. 11.

This bandit was looking for much more than a fill-up.

The NYPD released on Thursday a security camera image of a driver who robbed a Woodside gas station at gunpoint earlier this week.

According to police, the drive-by bandit pulled his silver Nissan Maxima made between 2004 and 2008 into the Mobil station at Queens Boulevard and 69th Street, where a 62-year-old male attendant was on duty.

Law enforcement sources said the driver — who wore a mask — displayed a firearm at the attendant and demanded cash. The worker provided him with $130 in cash, and the suspect took off in the Maxima westbound along Queens Boulevard.

3551-16-robbery-108pct-12-11-16-photo

The incident was reported to the 108th Precinct; the attendant was not injured.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery or the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS, visit their website or send a text message to 274637 (CRIMES), then enter TIP577. All calls and messages are kept confidential.

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Popular Stories
Photo courtesy of Food Network
Astoria chef scores $10,000 after winning Food Network’s 'Chopped'
Photo via Public Domain
Whitestone man arrested for stealing car parts from vehicles throughout Queens
Photo via Google Maps
Nine arrested as cops bust an illegal club operating out of a Maspeth warehouse


Skip to toolbar