Eighth Squad Detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on Friday, June 16, 2023 at 3:30 pm in Bethpage.
According to detectives, a male entered ShopRite located at 3901 Hempstead Turnpike. The subject proceeded to place merchandise in his waistband and attempted to leave without making a payment. The subject was approached by store security and a struggle ensued. The two (2) men fell to the ground and the subject fled on foot without the merchandise.
The male security guard, 21, suffered an abrasion to his right knee. A Nassau County Police Medic responded and treated the victim at the scene.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above subject to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.