Police say the 38-year-old victim was waiting for the bus on Monday evening when a suspect got out of his car and forced the woman into the vehicle by showing a handgun on his left hip.
While the suspect drove around the area, he attempted to force the victim into sexual contact before releasing her a short time later.
The suspect is described as a light skinned white male in his 50's with a medium build with short salt and pepper hair wearing dark glasses and a space between his teeth.
Detectives ask anyone with information about the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.