First Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on Monday, June 20, 2016 at 10:20 pm in Baldwin.
According to detectives, while sitting in his girlfriend’s car in the parking lot of Friendly’s, 955 Merrick Road and waiting for her to return from the restaurant with food, an unknown male black subject entered the rear of the car, placed a handgun up to his head and demanded the 32 year old victim’s money and gold chain. After complying with his demands, the subject exited the car and was last seen running through the parking lot and continuing north onto Central Avenue. Seconds later a white vehicle with dark tinted windows, that the victim believes may have been the subject’s car, is observed traveling at a high rate of speed down Central Avenue and turning westbound onto Merrick Road.
The uninjured victim could only further describe the subject as being 5’7”-5’8” tall.Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.