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Police seek five in Freeport robbery


The Nassau County Police Department’ Major Case Bureau is investigating a burglary that took place on Thursday, Nov. 5, in Freeport.

Robbery Squad detectives said that at 11:38 p.m., five male suspects, all wearing dark clothing, entered a residence on Johnson Place armed with a handgun. A female victim, 56, was forced to the floor as the suspects demanded cash.

All five men fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

Detectives ask that anyone with information regarding the case contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-(800)-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.