Cops: Armed robbery reported on East Main Street

Riverhead Police

Riverhead police are investigating an armed robbery reported at a store on East Main Street Tuesday night.

Police said a man entered the Damaris Multi Service, located at 725 East Main Street at around 7:14 p.m. Tuesday wearing a ski mask and holding a handgun. He pointed the gun at employees and demanded money, police said.

Officers conducted a search of the area for the suspect, but the man got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may have information is requested to contact the Riverhead Police Department at (631)727-4500 ext. 313.

Correction: An earlier version of this article stated that the robbery occurred on W. Main Street.