The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Hempstead man for multiple robberies which occurred in Bellmore and Merrick beginning Sunday, 06/05/16 through Monday, 06/06/16.
According to detectives, defendant Jerrod Rollerson, 27, of 107 Booth St., was armed with a handgun and entered the below listed locations demanding money:
-Sunday 06/05/16 at 9:53 P.M. – Valero Gas Station 207 Sunrise Hwy., Bellmore
-Monday 06/06/16 at 4:30 A.M. – Valero Gas Station 207 Sunrise Hwy., Bellmore
-Monday 06/06/16 at 4:45 A.M. – BP Gas Station 2425 Merrick Rd., Bellmore
-Monday 06/06/16 at 4:58 A.M. – 711 Store 150 Merrick Rd., Merrick
Proceeds were an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.
No injuries were reported.
Seventh Precinct police officers located the defendant on Harvard Ave. in Merrick, shortly after, where he was placed under arrest. The defendant was found to be in possession of a loaded handgun at the time of his arrest. Charges are pending.
The Major Case Bureau reports that the above defendant Jerrod Rollerson is being charged with 8 counts of Robbery 1st Degree and 4 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon.