A woman was robbed at gunpoint in Floral Park on Thursday night, Nassau police said.
The victim was walking home on Hinsdale Avenue from the Floral Park train station and after passing over Lowell Avenue a robber ran up behind her and demanded her pocketbook at 7:35 p.m., according to 3rd Squad detectives.
When the victim refused, the robber displayed a handgun and demanded the pocketbook again. The victim then handed over her handbag to the robber who fled on foot southbound on Hinsdale Avenue then eastbound on Lowell Avenue.
Detectives ask anyone with information on this robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.