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Police seek masked gunman in attempted grocery store holdup Friday night

A rubber-masked gunman attempted to rob this downtown Riverhead grocery store last night. Photo: Denise Civiletti

A masked gunman attempted to rob a downtown Riverhead grocery store last night, according to Riverhead Town Police.

Police said a man wearing a rubber mask, a green and white shirt and jeans entered the Riverhead Supermarket and Deli at 945 West Main Street last night at 9:20 p.m., displayed a black hand gun and demanded money. He left the store without getting any cash, police said.

Riverhead Town Police detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information about this incident to call the Riverhead Police Department at 631 727-4500. All calls will remain confidential, police said.

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