Armed robbery at Long Island auto business caught on camera

SOUND BEACH, Suffolk County (WABC) -- Police on Long Island are searching for the man behind a gunpoint robbery in Suffolk County.

Surveillance video shows the suspect approach an employee at CND Automotive on Echo Avenue in Sound Beach with a gun.

It happened just before 9 p.m. on Saturday, October 19.

Authorities say he demanded the employee hand over the cash from the resister.

The employee handed over money, and the robber ran off.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting "SCPD" and your message to "CRIMES" (274637) or by email at www.tipsubmit.com.

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